H.J.Res.392 - A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to protect unborn children and other persons.100th Congress (1987-1988)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Russo, Martin A. [D-IL-3] (Introduced 10/28/1987)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/02/1987 Referred to Subcommittee on Civil and Constitutional Rights. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.J.Res.392 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/28/1987)
Constitutional Amendment - Defines "person" to include the unborn for the purpose of the right to life guarantee.
Prohibits the performance of any abortion except under and in conformance with a law that: (1) authorizes the performance of an abortion only when a reasonable medical certainty exists that continuation of the pregnancy would result in the death of the mother; and (2) requires the person performing the abortion to make every effort to preserve the life of the unborn child.