Summary: H.J.Res.99 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/21/1987)

Constitutional Amendment - Declares that the right to life is the paramount and most fundamental right of a person.

Defines "person" to include the unborn for the purpose of the right to life guarantee.

States that nothing in this article shall prohibit a law allowing medical procedures required to prevent the death of either the pregnant woman or the unborn offspring.