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What the Eighth Amendment Committee heard and the recommendations it made
TDs and Senators vote in favour of repealing the Eighth Amendment
'Only seven maternity hospitals offer all women access to anomaly scans'
'A woman is responsible for her own choice, ultimately she has to make the decision'
'70% of Irish women who have abortions in the UK are in relationships and nearly half are already mothers'
'Women from all walks of life and from every county in Ireland travel for abortion'
'In an ideal world abortion would never be needed, but we can't wish it away'
'We signed for our baby's remains like an Amazon delivery, it haunted us'
'The Eighth has caused endless problems, you need to legislate'
'These are the cases that keep us up at night' - GPs tell politicians about crisis pregnancy
Dr Rhona Mahony tells Eighth Committee: 'We must address the criminalisation of medical care'
'Abortion on demand' or 'requesting healthcare'? Eighth Committee debates human rights
'The assembly has the advantage of not having to address constituents': Politicians discuss abortion
'Fair, balanced, impartial': Chair defends Citizens' Assembly at Oireachtas abortion committee