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26 SEP 2014

Irish government drops surrogacy plans from family law overhaul

Jonathan Cailes

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@JPFamilyLaw

Irish government drops surrogacy plans from family law overhaul
The Irish Times has reported that the Irish government has dropped surrogacy plans from its overhaul of the family justice system.

The Children and Family Relationships Bill, a wide-ranging reform package published earlier this year, set out plans to ban commercial surrogacy and clarify the rights of children born through surrogacy.

However, in a revised version of the scheme published on 24 September 2014, surrogacy has been removed altogether.

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