Statutory Instruments

European Communities (Quality and Safety of Human Tissues and Cells) (Amendment) Regulations 2014

These Regulations give further effect to Regulation (EC) No. 596/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 June 2009, which amends Directive 2004/23/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 31 March 2004 on setting standards of quality and safety for the donation, procurement, testing, processing, preservation, storage and distribution of human tissues and cells. These Regulations also give effect to Commission Directive 2012/39/EU of 26 November 2012, which amends Commission Directive 2006/17/EC of 8 February 2006 implementing Directive 2004/23/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards certain technical requirements for the donation, procurement and testing of human tissues and cells. These Regulations may be cited as the European Communities (Quality and Safety of Human Tissues and Cells) (Amendment) Regulations 2014.  Download the SI here