How the Senate voted on the RH Bill


Posted at Dec 18 2012 03:56 PM | Updated as of Dec 18 2012 11:57 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- The Senate voted on the Reproductive Health Bill on 2nd and 3rd reading on Monday, after President Aquino it as urgent.

The Senate approved it 13-8, on 2nd and 3rd reading.

The lower House version of the bill, meanwhile, was approved 133-79, with 7 abstentions, on the final reading.

The bicameral conference committee will get both versions of the bill for consolidation before the President signs it into law.