Generally, in the US, abortion is an option from very early pregnancy (somewhere between 4-6 weeks, depending on where you go) until about 24 weeks.
Abortions are available later than 24 weeks only in rare cases for medical reasons.
How many weeks do you have to be to have an abortion?
Is it illegal to get an abortion in California?
Abortion in the United States by state. Abortion in the United States is legal, via the landmark case of Roe v. Wade. Specifically, abortion is legal in all US states, and every state has at least one abortion clinic.
Does medical cover abortions in California 2018?
Summary: There are 74 plans under 11 California insurance carriers in 2019, with no new insurance carriers and 5 fewer plans than in 2018. There are also no Multi-State Plans (MSPs), just as in 2018. In 2019, 100% of Individual and Family plans cover elective abortion on the California exchange, just as in 2018.
How late can you have an abortion?
Due to the risk of viability—and the corresponding legal implications that can come with a live birth—most experts recommend induced fetal demise for abortions after 18 to 20 weeks gestation.
Can you get an abortion under 16 without parents?
A minor does not require parental consent or notification except in Western Australia, where in the event of the woman being under 16 years of age one of her parents must be notified, except where permission has been granted by the Children’s Court or the woman does not live with her parents.
Where is abortion legal in Australia?
|State or Territory||Status|
|Australian Capital Territory||Legal and accessible|
|New South Wales and Norfolk Island||Criminal offence subject to CES v Superclinics Australia Pty Ltd (1995)|
|Northern Territory||Legal. Accessible up to 14 weeks.|
|Queensland||Legal. Accessible up to 22 weeks.|
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