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Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill

This page brings together information about the passage of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill (2008), including RCOG statements, briefings, Q&As and opinions.

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill was granted the Royal Assent on 13 November 2008

Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill aimed to revise and formalise legislation for assisted reproduction and provide a regulatory framework governing embryonic research and therapy.

This section of the website provides information on certain aspects of the Bill which are relevant to the RCOG and the specialty.

Parliamentary briefings

Statements

Q&As

Scientific information

RCOG opinion

Contact

If you have any questions, please email policy@rcog.org.uk.

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