146. General power to give directions and code of practice.

146.     General power to give directions and code of practice.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/482, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority1 may from time to time give directions for any purpose for which directions may be given under the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 1990, or directions varying or revoking such directions2. A person3 to whom any requirement contained in directions is applicable must comply with