New Hampshire Abortion Laws

Code Section
132:23, et seq.

Statutory Definition of Illegal Abortion
N/A

Statutory Definition of Legal Abortion
“Abortion” means the use or prescription of any instrument, medicine, drug, or any other substance or device intentionally to terminate the pregnancy of a female known to be pregnant with an intention other than to increase the probability of a live birth, to preserve the life or health of the child after live birth, or to remove an ectopic pregnancy or the products from a spontaneous miscarriage.

Penalty
N/A

Consent
No abortion shall be performed upon an unemancipated minor or upon a female for whom a guardian or conservator has been appointed pursuant to RSA 464-A because of a finding of incompetency, until at least 48 hours after written notice of the pending abortion has been delivered

Residency
N/A

License
N/A


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