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20-121 - Health care exchange; abortion coverage; prohibition; exceptions
20-121. Health care exchange; abortion coverage; prohibition; exceptions
A. Consistent with the provisions of the patient protection and affordable care act (P.L. 111-148), any qualified health insurance policy, contract or plan offered through any health care exchange operating in this state shall not provide coverage for abortions.
B. Subsection A of this section does not apply to coverage for any abortion:
1. That is necessary to save the life of the woman having the abortion.
2. That is necessary to avert substantial and irreversible impairment of a major bodily function of the woman having the abortion.
3. When the pregnancy is the result of rape or incest.