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Kansas

Grade

Kansas's grade on choice-related laws:

Methodology

Access Fact

97 percent of Kansas counties have no abortion provider

Methodology

Source: Guttmacher Institute

Political Info and Laws in Brief

Executives

  • Governor Sam Brownback (R) is anti-choice.

Legislature

  • The Kansas House is anti-choice.
  • The Kansas Senate is anti-choice.

ANTI-CHOICE LAWS

Abortion Bans

Kansas has criminal bans on abortion.
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Biased Counseling & Mandatory Delay

Kansas law subjects women seeking abortion services to biased-counseling requirements and mandatory delays.
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Counseling Ban/Gag Rule

Kansas prohibits certain state employees and organizations receiving state funds from counseling or referring women for abortion services.
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Crisis Pregnancy Centers

Kansas funds CPCs directly and refers women to CPCs.
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Insurance Prohibition for Abortion

Kansas restricts insurance coverage of abortion for all individuals.
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Public Facilities and Employees Restriction

Kansas prohibits the use of all public funds and public employees for abortion services.
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Refusal to Provide Medical Services

Kansas allows certain individuals or entities to refuse to provide women specific reproductive-health services, information, or referrals.
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Restrictions on Low-Income Women's Access to Abortion

Kansas restricts low-income women's access to abortion.
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Restrictions on Young Women's Access to Abortion

Kansas law restricts young women's access to abortion services by mandating parental consent.
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Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP)

Kansas has an unenforceable regulatory scheme which imposes a variety of burdensome requirements on abortion providers that are not imposed on other health-care providers.
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PRO-CHOICE LAWS

Protection Against Clinic Violence

Kansas 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

Kansas restricts post-viability abortion.
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