Amendment strikes sections 131 through 133 of the bill which would have allowed funding to foreign nongovernmental organizations that perform or promote abortions.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 107-62 to strike sections 131 through 133 of the bill in order to effect preservation of the President's legal authority to implement the pro-life "Mexico-City Policy" which prohibits U.S. population assistance funds from being made available to foreign organizations that perform or actively promote abortions in foreign countries.

Popular Titles:

Mexico City Policy amendment

House Amendment Code:

(A004)

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