Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.186 - Additional Protocol to the Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine concerning Transplantation of Organs and Tissues of Human Origin

Declarations in force as of today
Status as of 23/05/2017

Switzerland

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 10 November 2009 - Or. Fr.

Switzerland declares that Article 9 of the Protocol applies subject to Article 12 of the law of 8 October 2004 on transplantation, which does not provide for the principle of subsidiarity of a removal on a living person.
Period covered: 01/03/2010 -
Articles concerned : 9

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 10 November 2009 - Or. Fr.

Switzerland declares that Article 10 of the Protocol applies subject to Article 12 of the law of 8 October 2004 on transplantation, which does not require a close personal relationship between the donor and the recipient or, in the absence of such relationship, the approval of an independent body.
Period covered: 01/03/2010 -
Articles concerned : 10

Reservation contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 10 November 2009 - Or. Fr.

Switzerland declares that Article 14, paragraph 2, sub-paragraph ii, of the Protocol is applicable subject to Article 13, paragraph 2, lit. d, of the law of 8 October 2004 on transplantation, which authorises, as an exception to the rule, the removal of tissues or cells which regenerate, also when the recipient is the father, the mother or a child of the donor.
Period covered: 01/03/2010 -
Articles concerned : 14


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