Do you have questions about abortion laws in Texas?
Can I get an abortion in TX?
As of August 25, 2022 abortion is banned in TX accept in cases where the life of the mother is at risk.
Is Abortion illegal throughout the Unites States?
Abortion is NOT illegal throughout the United States. The overturn of Roe simply gives the individual states the ability to regulate abortions. It is still LEGAL to obtain an abortion in states where it is allowed.
What if I go to an abortion clinic in TX?
As of August 25, 2002 abortion is banned in TX making it a criminal offense to perform an abortion, with violators being charged with a felony and subject to a penalty of up to $100,000. A woman who obtains an abortion (or a woman who has previously obtained an abortion) CANNOT be prosecuted.
CAN I OBTAIN "ABORTION PILLS" FROM AN ALTERNATIVE SOURCE?
Under Texas law, it is illegal for anyone to mail abortion pills or any other medication that could be used to end a pregnancy.
WHAT IF I TAKE THE PILL AND CHANGE MY MIND?
The abortion pill is a 2-part process. If someone begins the chemical abortion process and has only taken the first pill, they can still change their mind. Go to abortionpillreversal.com to be connected with a medical professional who can help with the reversal process. The sooner the reversal process begins, the greater the likelihood of preserving the pregnancy.
WHAT ARE THE RISKS OF TRAVELING TO OBTAIN AN ABORTION?
There are potential risks when choosing an abortion provider outside your local area. It is crucial that the medical provider be easily accessibile in the event of complications such as hemorrhaging, infection, etc. It is also imperative to go back to the same abortion provider for follow-up appointments to ensure the abortion is complete.
WHAT IF I ALREADY HAD AN ABORTION?
You are not alone! There are many feelings associated with abortion, making it hard to talk about. We are here for you through a variety of platforms including individual professional counseling, support groups and Bible studies. No matter what you are feeling, we are here to help.