TDs and Senators have voted in favour of repealing the 8th amendment.
The Oireachtas Committee on the 8th amendment, on which sits Kildare North TDs Bernard Durkan and Catherine Murphy, has voted in favour of a number of Citizens' Assembly recommendations.
3 Kildare residents are members of the assembly
Our Political Correspondent Sean Defoe reports.
Cora Sherlock from the Pro Life Campaign says it's a sad day for the country: