Basic Text of Social Welfare Reform Approved in Second Round Vote

There were 370 votes in favor against 124 to pass the text. The text passed by deputies may still be changed in the Chamber, as seven sections will need to go through specific votes (are the so-called prominences), scheduled for this Wednesday.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Chamber of Deputies approved this Wednesday morning, August 7th, in a second round, the basic text of the Social Welfare reform by 370 votes in favor to 124.

The text passed by deputies may still be changed . . .

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