The Contraception Mandate

The Affordable Care Act requires employer-sponsored healthcare plans to include contraception. The “Contraception Mandate” is controversial because some religious groups find contraception, particularly certain types of contraception, morally unsound. Religious employers got the Supreme Court to give them an exemption. The Trump administration is considering removing contraception coverage from the rules all together.

Our reports help you understand the legal landscape related to the Contraception Mandate.


Blog post introducing the Contraception Mandate.


Graph of the relevant legal authorities.

Text report

Breakdown of the relevant legal authorities, including constitutional principles, federal law and state law.