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H Amdt 488 - Optional Abstinence Emphasis Amendment - National Key Vote

Newt Gingrich voted Nay (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Adopted (House) (262-166) - (Key vote)
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Title: Optional Abstinence Emphasis Amendment

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment to HR 6 that allows schools to decide whether or not to stress that abstinence from sexual intercourse is the most effective means of preventing unwanted pregnancies.

Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Optional Abstinence Emphasis Amendment


  • Jolene Unsoeld (WA - D) (Out Of Office)
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