The Australian Law Reform Inquiry into Genetic Commission Testing - A Worker's Perspective

  • Susan Pennicuik
Part of the International Library of Ethics, Law, and the New Medicine book series (LIME, volume 30)

In 2003, the Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) and Australian Health Ethics Commission (AHEC) released the report of their joint Inquiry, Essentially Yours: The Protection of Human Genetic Information in Australia (ALRC 96) (the Inquiry). The terms of reference of the Inquiry were to consider how best to: – protect privacy – protect against unfair discrimination and – ensure the highest ethical standards in research and practice.1


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  1. ALRC, Executive Summary.Google Scholar

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