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Alabama

Grade

Alabama's grade on choice-related laws:

Methodology

Access Fact

93 percent of Alabama counties have no abortion clinic

Methodology

Source: Guttmacher Institute

Political Info and Laws in Brief

Executives

  • Governor Robert Bentley (R) is anti-choice.

Legislature

  • The Alabama House is anti-choice.
  • The Alabama Senate is anti-choice.

ANTI-CHOICE LAWS

Abortion Bans

Alabama has criminal bans on abortion.
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Biased Counseling & Mandatory Delay

Alabama law subjects women seeking abortion services to biased-counseling requirements and mandatory delays.
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Counseling Ban/Gag Rule

Alabama prohibits certain state employees and organizations receiving state funds from advocating for or promoting abortion services.
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Insurance Prohibition for Abortion

Alabama restricts insurance coverage of abortion for some individuals.
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Restrictions on Low-Income Women's Access to Abortion

Alabama restricts low-income women's access to abortion.
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Restrictions on Young Women's Access to Abortion

Alabama law restricts young women's access to abortion services by mandating parental consent.
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Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP)

Alabama subjects abortion providers to burdensome restrictions not applied to other medical professionals.
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PRO-CHOICE LAWS

Low-Income Women's Access to Family Planning

Alabama provides certain low-income women increased coverage for Medicaid-funded family-planning services.
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OTHER RELEVANT LAWS

Post-Viability Abortion Restriction

Alabama restricts post-viability abortion.
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