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Submission to the Health Committee on the preliminary assessment of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008.
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The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 updates legislation regulating:
The 2008 Act also updates the provisions that determine legal parenthood for children born as a result of the use of assisted reproduction techniques, including surrogacy.
Government departments are required to carry out a preliminary assessment of all Acts of Parliament they are responsible for since 2005 within 3 to 5 years after an Act has received Royal Assent.
31 March 2014
Department of Health
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