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Anatomy Act

1832

Expanded cadaver supply
Replaced by Anatomy act 1984

Abortion Act

1967

Allowed abortion in the first 24 weeks if the baby will cause harm/ emotional distress to the mother or is the baby will be disabled.
UPDATED 1990

Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act

1990

Allowed IVF
Storage of eggs, sperm and embryos

Data Protection Act

1998

All data should be:
accurate
held for a specific purpose
can't be accessed by 3rd parties

Human Rights act

1998

Absolute rights

Human Tissue Act

2004

How remains and donated tissues should be removed stored and disposed.