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Amdt 2 - Exempting Cases of Rape from Abortion Waiting Period - Key Vote

South Carolina Key Votes

B. R. Skelton voted Yea (Tabling Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Tabled (House) (69-45) - (Key vote)

Title: Exempting Cases of Rape from Abortion Waiting Period

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote on a motion to table an amendment to H 3245 that exempts cases of rape from the waiting period requirement to obtain an abortion, which is currently 1 hour after an ultrasound has been performed, or 24 hours after an ultrasound has been performed if the bill were signed into law.

Note:

NOTE: A LEGISLATOR MAY MOVE TO TABLE ANY PENDING LEGISLATION, THUS HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION. A "YEA" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION, AND A "NAY" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF FURTHER CONSIDERATION. TABLING MOTIONS ARE OFTEN USED TO KILL LEGISLATION.

Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Exempting Cases of Rape from Abortion Waiting Period

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