Stem Cell Veto

Stem Cell Veto

President Bush, yesterday, June 20th, vetoed the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007 which was sent to the White House on June 12th after passage in the Senate (63-34) and the House (247-176).

Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007, S. 5, 110th Cong. (2007) (CRS Summary)

Senate Roll Call Vote (Yeas 63, Nays 34, Not Voting 3)

House Roll Call Vote (Yeas 247, Nays 176, Not Voting 10)

President Bush Discusses Stem Cell Veto and Executive Order

Report of the Veto of S. 5, The Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007—PM 18, 153 Cong. Rec. S8060-8061 (Daily Ed. June 20, 2007)

Expanding Approved Stem Cell Lines in Ethically Responsible Ways, Exec. Order No. 13,435, 72 Fed. Reg. 34591 (June 22, 2007)

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