71. In general.

(8)     Removal, Storage and Use of Human Tissue and Organs

(i)     Introduction

71.     In general.

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.

Regulation of the removal, storage and use of human tissue and organs is mainly contained in the Human Tissue Act 2004 and regulations made under it1. The Act provides for the establishment of the Human Tissue Authority, which has regulatory and