178. Power of Authority to keep voluntary contact register.

178.     Power of Authority to keep voluntary contact register.

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority1 may:

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    (1)     set up a voluntary contact register2 in such manner as it thinks fit3;

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    (2)     keep a voluntary contact register in such manner as it thinks fit4;

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    (3)     determine criteria for eligibility for inclusion on the register and the particulars that may be included5;

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    (4)     charge a fee to persons who wish their particulars to be entered on the register6;

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    (5)     arrange for samples of the DNA of such persons to be analysed at their