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On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 18 to H R 2159

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 319 (105th) (Benjamin Gilman) to H.R. 2159 (105th). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 319 (Gilman) to H.R. 2159 (105th): Amendment to the Smith (NJ) amendment (A017) sought to prohibit the use of population planning assistance for the performance of abortions in any foreign country except where the life of the mother would be enda.

Totals

All Votes R D I
Aye 48%
 
 
 
210
38
 
171
 
1
 
No 50%
 
 
 
218
185
 
33
 
0
 
Not Voting 1%
 
 
 
5
3
 
2
 
0
 

Date: Sep 4, 1997

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Failed

Source: house.gov

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