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Insurance Prohibition for Abortion


State law bans insurance coverage for abortion in the entire private market (and explicitly or implicity includes state exchange).
State law bans insurance coverage for abortion in the state exchange but not the private market.

10 states ban insurance coverage for abortion in the entire private market (and bans explicitly or implicity apply to state exchanges): ID, KS, KY, MI, MO, ND, NE, OK, RI, UT.

Rhode Island's private market bans are unconstitutional and unenforceable.

13 states ban insurance coverage for abortion in the state exchange but not the private market: AL, AZ, FL, LA, MS, NC, OH, PA, SC, SD, TN, VA, WI.

State Prohibits private insurance plans from covering abortion services Prohibits insurance plans in state exchanges from covering abortion services Prohibits insurance plans for public employees from covering abortion services Requires women pay for extra coverage
Alabama      
Alaska        
Arizona  
Arkansas     1  
California        
Colorado      
Connecticut        
Delaware        
District of Columbia        
Florida      
Georgia    
Hawaii        
Idaho ~
Illinois      
Indiana    
Iowa        
Kansas
Kentucky #
Louisiana      
Maine        
Maryland        
Massachusetts      
Michigan  
Minnesota        
Mississippi    
Missouri ~
Montana        
Nebraska
Nevada        
New Hampshire        
New Jersey        
New Mexico        
New York        
North Carolina    
North Dakota # ~
Ohio  
Oklahoma  
Oregon        
Pennsylvania    
Rhode Island 2  
South Carolina    
South Dakota      
Tennessee      
Texas        
Utah ~  
Vermont        
Virginia    
Washington        
West Virginia        
Wisconsin      
Wyoming        
Totals: 10 23 22 11
#Although state law does not explicitly reference exchanges, the state's private market ban applies to exchanges.
1Applies only to certain public employees
2Courts declared Rhode Island's two different laws unconstitutional and unenforceable, one in its entirety and one partially.
~Although state law does not explicitly reference coverage for public employees, the state's private market ban applies to these insurance plans.

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