The Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Supplementary Provision) Order 2009

Statutory Instrument

This Order makes provision supplementary to section 15(3) of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 (“the 2008 Act”), which amends section 14(4) of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 1990 (“the 1990 Act”). Section 15(3) extends the maximum period that an embryo can be stored for from five years to ten years subject to the period set out in the licence.