Abortion law in Portugal came to attention in 1984. Prior to this, abortion was illegal in the country, but from 1984 abortion options began to be introduced and, in 1997, expanded to include further eligible cases. Finally, with the permission of the voluntary interruption of pregnancy until 10 weeks in 2007, abortion procedures can be made at the request of the woman.
It has now been 15 years since voluntary abortion, up to the 10th week of pregnancy, was made legal in Portugal, as long as the procedure is performed in official or officially accredited health services in the country.
In this article, we’ll provide you with everything that you should know on the topic of the Portugal abortion laws 2022.