On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 17 to H R 2159

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 318 (105th) (Christopher “Chris” Smith) to H.R. 2159 (105th). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 318 (Smith) to H.R. 2159 (105th): Amendment prohibits population planning assistance to any foreign organization until the organization certifies that it will not perform abortions except where the life of the mother would be endangered or in cas.

Congress
105th Congress
Date
Sep 4, 1997
Chamber
House
Number
#363
Result:
Agreed to

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Aye 234
 
 
 
54%
192 42 0
  No 191
 
 
 
44%
29 161 1
Not Voting 8
 
 
 
2%
5 3 0
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