New Mexico: reproductive and gender-affirming health care provider protections

Compliance & Discipline, Court Cases,

Legislation passed in New Mexico and awaiting the governor's signature would offer protections to reproductive health care workers.

"The Reproductive and Gender-Affirming Health Care Protection Act protects providers and patients from other states’ efforts to subpoena for provider or patient information as part of an investigation into reproductive or gender-affirming care where that activity is not protected. The bill seeks to protect reproductive and gender-affirming care patients and providers from civil or criminal liability and to protect reproductive healthcare providers from discrimination by professional licensing boards."

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