Political Info and Laws in Brief
- Governor Mary Fallin (R) is anti-choice.
- The Oklahoma House is anti-choice.
- The Oklahoma Senate is anti-choice.
Oklahoma has criminal bans on abortion.
Biased Counseling & Mandatory Delay
Oklahoma law subjects women seeking abortion services to biased-counseling requirements and mandatory delays.
Counseling Ban/Gag Rule
Oklahoma prohibits certain state employees and organizations receiving state funds from counseling or referring women for abortion services.
Crisis Pregnancy Centers
Oklahoma has a "Choose Life" license-plate program and refers women to CPCs.
Insurance Prohibition for Abortion
Oklahoma restricts insurance coverage of abortion for all individuals.
Public Facilities and Employees Restriction
Oklahoma prohibits the use of all public facilities and public employees for abortion services.
Refusal to Provide Medical Services
Oklahoma 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
Oklahoma restricts low-income women's access to abortion.
Restrictions on Young Women's Access to Abortion
Oklahoma law restricts young women's access to abortion services by mandating parental notice and consent.
Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP)
Oklahoma prohibits certain qualified health-care professionals from providing abortion care, and has an unconstitutional and unenforceable law that subjects abortion providers to burdensome restrictions not applied to other medical professionals.
Low-Income Women's Access to Family Planning
Oklahoma provides certain low-income women increased coverage for Medicaid-funded family-planning services.
OTHER RELEVANT LAWS
Post-Viability Abortion Restriction
Oklahoma restricts post-viability abortion.