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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 12P: Abortion performed pursuant to Sec. 12M or 12N; written informed consent; facilities

Section 12P. Except in an emergency requiring immediate action, an abortion shall not be performed under section 12M or section 12N unless the written informed consent of the proper person has been obtained as set forth in section 12R.

Except in an emergency requiring immediate action, an abortion shall not be performed under section 12N unless performed in a hospital duly authorized to provide facilities for obstetrical services.