Political Info and Laws in Brief
- Governor Robert Bentley (R) is anti-choice.
- The Alabama House is anti-choice.
- The Alabama Senate is anti-choice.
Alabama has criminal bans on abortion.
Biased Counseling & Mandatory Delay
Alabama law subjects women seeking abortion services to biased-counseling requirements and mandatory delays.
Counseling Ban/Gag Rule
Alabama prohibits certain state employees and organizations receiving state funds from advocating for or promoting abortion services.
Insurance Prohibition for Abortion
Alabama restricts insurance coverage of abortion for some individuals.
Restrictions on Low-Income Women's Access to Abortion
Alabama restricts low-income women's access to abortion.
Restrictions on Young Women's Access to Abortion
Alabama law restricts young women's access to abortion services by mandating parental consent.
Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP)
Alabama subjects abortion providers to burdensome restrictions not applied to other medical professionals.
Low-Income Women's Access to Family Planning
Alabama provides certain low-income women increased coverage for Medicaid-funded family-planning services.
OTHER RELEVANT LAWS
Post-Viability Abortion Restriction
Alabama restricts post-viability abortion.