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To ask the Minister for Health his views on the operation of a three day waiting period for women that will seek abortion services in view of a discrepancy between his previous statements and that of the chief medical officer – Clare Daly T.D.

For WRITTEN answer on Tuesday, 15 January, 2019.

REPLY

As the Deputies are aware, Section 12 of the Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Act 2018 provides that a termination of pregnancy may be provided after a period of not less than three days has elapsed from the date on which a medical practitioner has certified that the pregnancy concerned has not exceeded 12 weeks of pregnancy.
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Dáil Debates, Health, Human Rights, Women's Rights

Committees, Health, Human Rights, Women's Rights

Dáil Debates, Health, Human Rights, Women's Rights