74. General powers, functions and duties.

74.     General powers, functions and duties.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Human Tissue (Quality and Safety for Human Application) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/481, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

The Human Tissue Authority1 has the following general functions2:


    (1)     maintaining a statement of the general principles which it considers should be followed in the carrying on of activities within its remit3, and in the carrying out of its functions in relation to such activities4;


    (2)     providing in relation to activities