This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order, which comes into force on 22 September 2011, defers the expiry of Part 7A of the Medicines Act 1981 by 5 years (until the close of 30 September 2016). Part 7A imposes restrictions on xenotransplantation.
Date of notification in Gazette: 25 August 2011.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Health.