The Human Tissue
The Human Tissue Authority (HTA) was set up to regulate the processes surrounding handling of human organs, bodies and tissue. The Human Tissue Act of 2004 replaces all previous acts relating to tissue and anatomy, and makes consent and authorisation the main principles surrounding all storage and collection of samples of tissue, DNA, bodies and anatomy as part of any scientific research, clarification, investigation or analysis.
An informative and useful website designed to answer frequently asked questions from new mothers.
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8972
An Act providing for benefits and privileges to solo parents and their children.
DNA Saves the day for family petitions
A recent article on how DNA testing can help families.
Department of Citizenship & Immigration
The Australian Department of Citizenship & Immigration was set up to manage the entry and settlement of people into the country. This includes work permits and citizenship. Visit this site for all the necessary information on visas, legislative and language requirement, and refugee status.