Difference between revisions of "Belarus"

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Revision as of 05:31, 23 February 2015

Region Europe
Population 9689800
GDP (millions USD) 44,773
National Policies
Eggs for assisted reproduction ?
Eggs for research ?
Inheritable genetic modification ?
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis ?
Reproductive cloning ?
Research cloning ?
Sex selection ?
Surrogacy commercial prohibited
International Agreements
1997 COE Biomedicine Convention not signed
1998 COE Cloning Convention not signed
2005 UN Cloning Vote no
2005 UNESCO Sports Doping Convention not ratified
2007 Treaty of Lisbon not signed

Key laws and policies

Belarus has legislation (Law No. 341-3 of 7 January 2012 on Assisted Reproductive Technologies), guidelines and a licensing body governing assisted reproduction.

Permitted and regulated practices

  • Anonymous and non-anonymous gamete donation
  • Egg donors aged 18-35
  • Egg donors must have already born a child
  • Embryo donation permitted
  • Gestational surrogacy permitted
  • Contract should include payment for reimbursement of medical expenses, meals, lodging of surrogate mother during gestation, childbirth and the postnatal period. (Although completely altruistic surrogacy may also occur between relatives)

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