HL Deb 02 May 1995 vol 563 c1328

3.7 p.m.

Lord Finsberg

My Lords, I beg to introduce a Bill to require a person lawfully in possession of the body of a deceased person to authorise the donation of the body or any specified part of the body for therapeutic or medical purposes if the deceased person had requested such a donation. I beg to move that the Bill he now read a first time.

Moved, That the Bill be now read a first time.—(Lord Finsberg.)

On Question, Bill read a first time, and to be printed.