Bioethics legislation in selected countries
- Washington, DC : Law Library of Congress, Global Legal Research Center, 2012.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource
- Additional Creators:
- Law Library of Congress (U.S.). Global Legal Research Directorate
- "This report concerns bioethics-related international instruments and bioethics legislation in the United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, China, Israel, India, Kenya, New Zealand, Brazil and Russia" - cover page. "This report examines the field of bioethics from an international and regional legal perspective. It focuses on major international law documents such as the United Nations Universal Declaration on Bioethics and Human Rights and UNESCO declarations on human cloning and the human genome. Coverage of regional legal instruments includes the Council of Europe Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine (the Oviedo Convention) and its Protocols on cloning, transplantation, and research with human beings. Work on surrogacy issues by the Hague Conference on Private International Law is also discussed, as are some African regional legal instruments on biosafety" - Executive Summary, p.1.
- "October 2012."
"LL file no. 2012-008118."
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