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S Amdt 2321 - Expressing Support for Roe v. Wade Decision - Key Vote

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Amendment - Amendment Adopted (Senate) (51-47) - (Key vote)

Title: Expressing Support for Roe v. Wade Decision

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote on to adopt an amendment to S 1692 expressing Congressional support for the Supreme Court's decision to legalize abortion in Roe v. Wade (1973).

Highlights:
  • Specifies that Congress supports the Supreme Court's decision to legalize abortion in Roe v. Wade (1973) because it was "an appropriate decision," "secures an important constitutional right," and "should not be overturned."

 

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Expressing Support for Roe v. Wade Decision

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Co-sponsors

  • Charles S. Robb (VA - D) (Out Of Office)
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