Abortion law Moldova


Abortion is legal on demand within first 12 weeks of pregnancy.

From 12-22 weeks of pregnancy abortion is legal on the basis of medical, legal or social conditions.

22-28 weeks: Legal when -

 In cases of congenital syphilis
 severe foetal malformations
 Danger to health and life of woman
 Socio-economic grounds

Link to penal code, English version here.

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