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TRANSPLANTATION OF HUMAN ORGANS

CHAPTER VII
MISCELLANEOUS

23.

  1. No suit, prosecution or other legal proceeding shall lie against any person for anything which is in good faith done or intended to be done in pursuance of the provisions of this Act.

  2. No suit or other legal proceedings shall lie against the Central Government or the State Government for any damage caused or likely to be caused for anything which is in good faith done or intended to  be done in pursuance of the provisions of this Act.

24.

  1. The Central Government may, by notification, make rules for carrying out the purposes of this Act.

  2. In particular, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely :-

    1. The manner in which and the conditions subject to which any donor may authorise removal, before his death, of any human organ of his body under sub –section (1) of section 3 :

    2. the form and the manner in which a brain–stem death is to be Certified and the conditions and requirements which are to be satisfied for that purpose under sub-section (6) of section 3;

    3. the form and the manner in which any of the parents may give authority, in the case of brain-stem death of a minor, for the removal of any human organ under sub-section (7) of section 3;

    4. the form in which authority for the removal of any human organ from an unclaimed dead body may be given by the person incharge of the management or control of the hospital or prison, under sub-section (1) of section 5;

    5. the steps to be taken for the preservation of the human organ removed from the body of any person under section 7;

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