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Name: Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Act 2018 (No. 31 of 2018).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2018-12-20
Entry into force:
ISN: IRL-2018-L-108834
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Irish Statute Book, Republic of Ireland PDF PDF (consulted on 2019-09-06)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to provide for and regulate termination of pregnancy; to make provision for reviews at the instigation of a pregnant woman, or a person on her behalf, of certain medical opinions given in respect of pregnancy; to make available without charge certain services to women for the purpose of termination of pregnancy in accordance with this Act and, for that purpose, to amend the Health Act 1970 and certain other enactments; to provide for offences in respect of the intentional ending of the life of a foetus otherwise than in accordance with this Act; to amend the Bail Act 1997 ; to repeal the Regulation of Information (Services outside the State for Termination of Pregnancies) Act 1995 , the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act 2013 and provisions of certain other enactments; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

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