THE PARENTAL RIGHTS RESTORATION ACT (EXCERPT)
Act 211 of 1990
722.903 Consent to abortion on minor; petition for waiver of parental consent.
(1) Except as otherwise provided in this act, a person shall not perform an abortion on a minor without first obtaining the written consent of the minor and 1 of the parents or the legal guardian of the minor.
(2) If a parent or the legal guardian is not available or refuses to give his or her consent, or if the minor elects not to seek consent of a parent or the legal guardian, the minor may petition the probate court pursuant to section 4 for a waiver of the parental consent requirement of this section.
History: 1990, Act 211, Eff. Mar. 28, 1991
Popular Name: Parental Consent Law
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