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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2008 Week 03 Hansard (Thursday, 3 April 2008) . . Page.. 1013 ..


Schedule of amendments

Schedule 2

Human Cloning and Embryo Research Amendment Bill 2007

Amendments moved by Mrs Dunne

1

Clause 7

Proposed new section 11A

Page 5, line 21—

insert

11AOffence—creating or developing human embryo containing genetic material provided by more than 2 people

A person commits an offence if—

the person intentionally creates or develops a human embryo by a process other than the fertilisation of a human egg by a human sperm; and

the human embryo contains genetic material provided by more than 2 people.

Maximum penalty: imprisonment for 15 years.

2

Clause 7

Proposed new section 16

Page 7, line 1—

omit proposed new section 16, substitute

16Offence—creating or developing hybrid embryo

A person commits an offence if the person intentionally creates or develops a hybrid embryo.

Maximum penalty: imprisonment for 15 years.

3

Clause 7

Proposed new section 21

Page 10, line 17—

Omit



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