Difference between revisions of "Macedonia"

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|Population=2038514
 
|Population=2038514
 
|GDP=7,497
 
|GDP=7,497
|Eggs for assisted reproduction=?
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|Eggs for assisted reproduction=permitted
 
|Eggs for research=?
 
|Eggs for research=?
 
|Inheritable genetic modification=?
 
|Inheritable genetic modification=?
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|Reproductive cloning=?
 
|Reproductive cloning=?
 
|Research cloning=?
 
|Research cloning=?
|Sex selection=?
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|Sex selection=Social uses prohibited
|Surrogacy=no policy
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|Surrogacy=unrecognized
 
|European Union=
 
|European Union=
 
|Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development=
 
|Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development=
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|Key laws and policies=The Constitution of the Republic of Macedonia stipulates that it is a human right to decide freely on the procreation of children (Article 41).  
 
|Key laws and policies=The Constitution of the Republic of Macedonia stipulates that it is a human right to decide freely on the procreation of children (Article 41).  
  
New reproductive technologies in Republic of Macedonia have been regulated in the Law on Biomedical Assisted Fertilization since 2008. (See Official Gazette of the Republic of Macedonia no 37/08.)
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New reproductive technologies in Republic of Macedonia have been regulated by the Law on Biomedical Assisted Fertilization since 2008. (See Official Gazette of the Republic of Macedonia No. 37/08.)
 
|Foundational values=
 
|Foundational values=
 
|Prohibited practices=
 
|Prohibited practices=
|Permitted and regulated practices=ASSISTED REPRODUCTION
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|Permitted and regulated practices='''Assisted Reproduction'''
  
 
* The Macedonian law gives priority to using personal reproductive cells.  
 
* The Macedonian law gives priority to using personal reproductive cells.  
* Married, cohabiting, (man and a woman) or single women may access services - subject to consent.
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* Married or cohabiting heterosexual couples or single women may access services, subject to consent.
*Posthumous use of gametes is permitted one year after death  
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*Posthumous use of gametes is permitted one year after death.
 
* Embryo donation may take place if a man and woman have excess embryos from treatment.
 
* Embryo donation may take place if a man and woman have excess embryos from treatment.
 
 
|Regulatory activities=
 
|Regulatory activities=
 
|Accountability and governance=
 
|Accountability and governance=
|History=In September 2014 draft laws were proposed by Health Minister Nikola Todorov to permit altruistic surrogacy, to 'ensure that women may only carry a child on behalf of others for humane and altruistic reasons'. He said, “It must be seen as an act of humanity and not as a business”. (See http://www.pravo.org.mk/documentDetail.php?id=802)  
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|History=In September 2014, draft laws were proposed by Health Minister Nikola Todorov to permit altruistic surrogacy, to "ensure that women may only carry a child on behalf of others for humane and altruistic reasons." He said, “It must be seen as an act of humanity and not as a business.(See http://www.pravo.org.mk/documentDetail.php?id=802.)
|External links=
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|External links=* http://www.law-review.mk/pdf/07/Dejan%20Mickovik,%20Katerina%20Kochkovska.pdf
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* http://www.pravo.org.mk/documentDetail.php?id=802
 
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