Rules on medically assisted procreation
Legislative texts - Italy
Published on : 30/12/2010
Act Feb. 19, 2004 , No 40: " Rules on medically assisted procreation "
published in Official Gazette No 45, February 24, 2004
ART . 1.
(Purpose ) .
1. In order to facilitate resolution of problems stemming from infertility or reproductive human infertility has allowed the use of medically assisted procreation , the conditions and in the manner prescribed by this Law, which guarantees the rights of all stakeholders, including the unborn .
2. The use of medically assisted procreation is allowed if there is no other effective treatment methods to remove the causes of sterility or infertility .
- Early lifeThe Legalization of Abortion: Law 194 of the Italian Republic, 1978
Law No. 194 of 22 May 1978 on the social protection of motherhood and the voluntary termination of pregnancy. (Gazzetta Ufficiale della Repubblica Italiana, Part I, 2 May 1978, No. 140, pp. 3642-3646).
1. The State guarantees the right to responsible and planned parenthood, recognizes the social value of motherhood, and shall protect human life from its inception.
The voluntary termination of pregnancy as covered by this...