New Jersey Abortion Laws

Code Section
(Abortion) repealed effective September 1, 1979. No replacement statute enacted (2A:65A6)

Statutory Definition of Illegal Abortion
Partial birth abortion prohibited unless necessary to save life of mother (found unconstitutional 41 F. Supp. 2d 478. aff’d 220 F3d 127 (2000))

Statutory Definition of Legal Abortion
N/A

Penalty
N/A

Consent
No parental involvement requirement

Residency
N/A

License
N/A


Inside New Jersey Abortion Laws