Statement from the Isle of Man Government Department of Health and Social Care

Termination of Pregnancy (Medical Defences) Act 1995: Feasibility of an Amendment Bill during the 2017/18 legislative session

This statement from the Isle of Man Government Department of Health and Social Care (equivalent to the Department of Health in England) summarises: the current position and that of other jurisdictions in the British Isles and Gibraltar; the evidence for clinical impact of termination of pregnancy on physical and mental health; the position of groups with a particular interest in abortion on the Isle of Man; the current review of the legal position in Ireland and the legal challenge to that in Northern Ireland; and indicators of demand for termination of pregnancy from Isle of Man women.

https://www.gov.im/media/1354907/termination-of-pregnancy-medical-defences-act-1995-feasibility-of-an-amendment-bill-during-the-2017-18-legislative-session.pdf