Vote YES to add these words to the Constitution: - "The State acknowledges the right to life of the unborn and, with due regard to the equal right to life of the mother, guarantees in its laws to respect, and, as far as practicable, by its laws to defend and vindicate that right..:

To protect life - to prevent abortion Vote YES on September 7 [1983]
Pro-Life Amendment Campaign.
Bibliographic Details
Main Creator: Pro-Life Amendment Campaign
Summary:Pro-life handbill (printed in black and bright red coloured font on white paper by Mellifont Abbey Press, Collon, Co. Louth) issued in 1983 by the Pro-Life Amendment Campaign, featuring an illustration of the ballot paper. A vote for the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution of Ireland which introduced a constitutional ban on abortion by recognising the right to life of an unborn child was effected by the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution Act in 1983, [approved by referendum on 7 September 1983] and was signed into law on the 7 October of the same year.
Format: Book
Published / Created: [Dublin] : Pro-Life Amendment Campaign, 21 Merrion Square, [1983].
Notes:This item is held in the Department of Ephemera.

Physical description: 1 handbill ; ill., 21.3 x 14.8 cm..

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EPH B1114
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Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland.