Political Info and Laws in Brief
- Governor Dave Heineman (R) is anti-choice.
- The Nebraska Legislature is anti-choice.
Nebraska has criminal bans on abortion.
Biased Counseling & Mandatory Delay
Nebraska law subjects women seeking abortion services to biased-counseling requirements and mandatory delays.
Counseling Ban/Gag Rule
Nebraska prohibits certain state employees and organizations receiving state funds from counseling or referring women for abortion services.
Insurance Prohibition for Abortion
Nebraska restricts insurance coverage of abortion for all individuals.
Other Anti-Choice Law
Nebraska law includes a strongly anti-choice policy statement.
Refusal to Provide Medical Services
Nebraska 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
Nebraska restricts low-income women's access to abortion.
Restrictions on Young Women's Access to Abortion
Nebraska law restricts young women's access to abortion services by mandating parental notice.
Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP)
Nebraska prohibits certain qualified health-care professionals from providing abortion care.
OTHER RELEVANT LAWS
Post-Viability Abortion Restriction
Nebraska restricts post-viability abortion.