Human Tissue Act 2004

This legislation applies to museums holding or intending to hold human remains under 100 years old. The Act regulates the acquisition, storage, use and disposal of human bodies, organs and tissue. It requires a licence for organisations holding and displaying human remains.

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Date created: 2004

Author: UK Government

Publisher: Legislation.gov.uk