3701-47-06 Counseling.

(A) The fact of the availability of both pre-abortion and post-abortion counseling for herself and other persons of her choosing shall be made known by the physician, to each woman who is seeking the abortion of a fetus.

(B) Counseling shall be non-judgmental, regardless of the circumstances of the pregnancy, but shall not be forced upon the woman.

(C) The woman shall be treated in a safe, humane and dignified manner during the counseling period and throughout her stay at the place where the abortion is performed.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 01/07/2009 and 01/07/2014

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 3701.341

Rule Amplifies: 3701.341

Prior Effective Dates: 9/1/1975