Portugal vetoes the Surrogacy law

Portugal vetoes the Surrogacy law

Portugal’s president has just vetoed a law authorizing surrogacy on June 7, 2016. The law modifying the conditions for recourse to medically assisted procreation (MAP) was passed in parliament last May 13th by a slim majority. The new law extends MAP to single women...
Portugal: parliament adopts new law for MAP and Gestational Surrogacy

Portugal: parliament adopts new law for MAP and Gestational Surrogacy

On May 13, 2016 the Portuguese parliament adopted a law authorizing gestational surrogacy for women having uterine problems, as well as allowing all women access to medically assisted procreation (MAP). Until now under Portuguese law, access to MAP was limited to...