H.J.Res.223 - A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States for the protection of unborn children and other persons.98th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hillis, Elwood H. [R-IN-5] (Introduced 03/24/1983)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/30/1983 Referred to Subcommittee on Civil and Constitutional Rights. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.J.Res.223 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/24/1983)
Constitutional Amendment - Defines "person" to include the unborn for the purposes of the fifth and fourteenth amendments to the Constitution.
Makes such amendment inapplicable when continuation of the pregnancy will cause the death of the mother.