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General Scheme of a Human Tissue (Transplantation, Post-Mortem, Anatomical Examination, and Public Display) Bill

The Bill will:

• regulate the removal, retention, storage, use and disposal of human tissue from deceased persons;
• provide general conditions for the removal, donation and use of organs and tissues from deceased and living persons for the purposes of transplantation;
• provide for an opt-out system of consent for organ donation and for an associated register; and
• provide for non-directed altruistic kidney donation.

Read the General Scheme of a Human Tissue (Transplantation, Post-Mortem, Anatomical Examination, and Public Display) Bill here.