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|Key laws and policies=In Morocco, medically assisted reproduction has not been regulated by law.  
 
|Key laws and policies=In Morocco, medically assisted reproduction has not been regulated by law.  
  
However, since 1999 draft legislation from the Moroccan Fertility and Contraception Society (SMFC, Société marocaine de fertilité et de contraception: http://www.smfc-fercofiv.ma/ ) has been available and operates as guidelines.  
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However, since 1999, draft legislation from the Moroccan Fertility and Contraception Society (SMFC, Société marocaine de fertilité et de contraception: http://www.smfc-fercofiv.ma/) has been available and operates as guidelines.
 
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|Foundational values=
 
|Foundational values=
|Prohibited practices=A 2007 revision of the draft legislation prohibited
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|Prohibited practices=A 2007 revision of the draft legislation prohibited:
  
* egg, sperm & embryo donation,
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* Egg, sperm, embryo donation
* PGD,
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* PGD  
* sex selection, and
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* Sex selection
* surrogacy.
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* Surrogacy
  
 
It also limited ART to heterosexual married couples.
 
It also limited ART to heterosexual married couples.
 
|Permitted and regulated practices=The SMFC leaves open the question of embryo research and therapeutic cloning.
 
|Permitted and regulated practices=The SMFC leaves open the question of embryo research and therapeutic cloning.
 
 
|Regulatory activities=
 
|Regulatory activities=
 
|Accountability and governance=
 
|Accountability and governance=

Revision as of 13:15, 14 July 2015

Morocco
Morocco-flag.gif
Information
Region Africa
Population 33757175
GDP (millions USD) 73,429
National Policies
Eggs for assisted reproduction PROHIBITED
Eggs for research no policy
Inheritable genetic modification ?
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis no policy
Reproductive cloning ?
Research cloning ?
Sex selection PROHIBITED
Surrogacy PROHIBITED
International Agreements
2005 UN Cloning Vote YES
2005 UNESCO Sports Doping Convention not ratified


Contents

Key laws and policies

In Morocco, medically assisted reproduction has not been regulated by law.

However, since 1999, draft legislation from the Moroccan Fertility and Contraception Society (SMFC, Société marocaine de fertilité et de contraception: http://www.smfc-fercofiv.ma/) has been available and operates as guidelines.

Prohibited practices

A 2007 revision of the draft legislation prohibited:

  • Egg, sperm, embryo donation
  • PGD
  • Sex selection
  • Surrogacy

It also limited ART to heterosexual married couples.

Permitted and regulated practices

The SMFC leaves open the question of embryo research and therapeutic cloning.


External links

References