Abortion law Slovakia
Law 73, 23 October 1986, effective January 1987 and amended through Law N° 419/1991.
Abortion is legal on demand until 12 weeks of pregnancy. After which exceptions are made in case of
- If the woman’s life or health is endangered
- If the healthy development of the fetus is endangered
- If foetal development manifests genetic anomalies
Women under 16 must receive permission from parent or guardian. Women between 16-18 must notify parent/guardian after procedure.
Medical abortion not registered and thus unavailable.
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