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An Abortion Provider Speaks Out

"If a woman comes in and she says she needs care... it is my job as a skilled provider to provide that for her safely. And I love my job. I love being able to help women," says Dr. Stacy De-Lin.

Grade

New York's grade on choice-related laws:

Methodology

Access Fact

39 percent of New York counties have no abortion provider

Methodology

Source: Guttmacher Institute

State Affiliate

NARAL Pro-Choice New York
info@prochoiceny.org
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Twitter: @ProChoiceNY
Phone: 212.343.0114
Fax: 212.343.0119

Political Info and Laws in Brief

Executives

  • Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) is pro-choice.

Legislature

  • The New York Assembly is pro-choice.
  • The New York Senate is mixed-choice.

ANTI-CHOICE LAWS

Refusal to Provide Medical Services

New York allows certain individuals or entities to refuse to provide women specific reproductive-health services, information, or referrals.
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Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP)

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

Contraceptive Equity

New York law requires health-insurance plans that cover prescription medication to provide the same coverage for contraception.
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Emergency Contraception

New York law improves women's access to emergency contraception (EC).
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Low-Income Women's Access to Abortion

New York provides low-income women access to abortion.
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Low-Income Women's Access to Family Planning

New York provides certain low-income women increased coverage for Medicaid-funded family-planning services.
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Protection Against Clinic Violence

New York law protects women seeking reproductive-health care and medical personnel from blockades and violence.
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OTHER RELEVANT LAWS

Post-Viability Abortion Restriction

New York restricts post-viability abortion.
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