Political Info and Laws in Brief
- Governor Nathan Deal (R) is anti-choice.
- The Georgia House is anti-choice.
- The Georgia Senate is anti-choice.
Georgia has criminal bans on abortion.
Biased Counseling & Mandatory Delay
Georgia law subjects women seeking abortion services to biased-counseling requirements and mandatory delays.
Crisis Pregnancy Centers
Georgia has a "Choose Life" license-plate program and refers women to CPCs.
Insurance Prohibition for Abortion
Georgia restricts insurance coverage of abortion for some individuals.
Refusal to Provide Medical Services
Georgia allows certain individuals or entities to refuse to provide women specific reproductive-health services, information, or referrals.
Restrictions on Low-Income Women's Access to Abortion
Georgia restricts low-income women's access to abortion.
Restrictions on Young Women's Access to Abortion
Georgia restricts young women's access to abortion services by mandating parental notice.
Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP)
Georgia subjects abortion providers to burdensome restrictions not applied to other medical professionals.
Georgia law requires health-insurance plans that cover prescription medication to provide the same coverage for contraception.
Low-Income Women's Access to Family Planning
Georgia provides certain low-income women increased coverage for Medicaid-funded family-planning services.
OTHER RELEVANT LAWS
Post-Viability Abortion Restriction
Georgia restricts post-viability abortion.