Political Info and Laws in Brief
- Governor Brian Sandoval (R) is mixed-choice.
- The Nevada Assembly is mixed-choice.
- The Nevada Senate is mixed-choice.
Refusal to Provide Medical Services
Nevada 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
Nevada restricts low-income women's access to abortion.
Restrictions on Young Women's Access to Abortion
Nevada has an unconstitutional and unenforceable law that restricts young women's access to abortion services by mandating parental notice.
Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP)
Nevada law subjects abortion providers to burdensome restrictions not applied to other medical professionals.
Freedom of Choice Act
Nevada has an affirmative right to choose in its state law.
Guaranteed Access to Prescriptions
Nevada guarantees that women's birth-control prescriptions will be filled.
Insurance Coverage for Contraception
Nevada law requires health-insurance plans that cover prescription medication to provide the same coverage for contraception.
Protection Against Clinic Violence
Nevada law protects women seeking reproductive-health care and medical personnel from blockades and violence.