Summary: H.J.Res.26 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/04/1995)

Constitutional Amendment - Defines "person" to include the unborn for the purpose of the right to life guarantee of the fifth and fourteenth amendments.

Prohibits any unborn person from being deprived of life by any person.

States that nothing in this Amendment shall prohibit a law allowing justification to be shown for only those medical procedures required to prevent the death of the pregnant woman or her unborn offspring, as long as such law requires every reasonable effort to preserve the life of each.