Surrogacy and single parents following Re Z

Bremner, Philip (2017) Surrogacy and single parents following Re Z. Edinburgh Law Review, 21 (2). pp. 281-286. ISSN 1364-9809

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Abstract

This analysis piece discusses the court's decision in Re Z not to read down s 54 (2) of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 so as to allow single parents to apply for parental orders following surrogacy. The paper sets this in the context of the way the courts have interpreted other requirements laid down in s 54 and comments on the proposed inclusion of surrogacy in the Law Commission's next law reform programme.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Family Law; Surrogacy; Single Parents; Parental Orders; Law Commission
Schools and Departments: School of Law, Politics and Sociology > Law
Subjects: K Law
K Law > KD Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland
Depositing User: Phillip Bremner
Date Deposited: 22 Feb 2017 12:20
Last Modified: 01 Jul 2017 10:33
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/66857

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