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Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Amendment Act 38 of 2004

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38 of 2004

The Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Amendment Act 38 of 2004 intends

  • to amend the Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1996, so as:
    • to amend a definition and to insert others;
    • to empower a Member of the  Executive Council to approve facilities where a termination of pregnancy may take place;
    • to exempt a facility offering a 24-hour maternity service from having to obtain approval for termination of pregnancy services under certain circumstances;
    • to provide for the recording of information and the submission of statistics;
    • to enable a Member of the Executive Council to make regulations; and
  • to provide for matters connected therewith.

Commencement

11 February 2005