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Abortion Supervisory Committee

The Abortion Supervisory Committee reviews all the provisions of New Zealand’s abortion law, and the operation and effect of those provisions.

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  • Close: 3pm, Wednesday 24 December 2014
  • Open: 9am, Monday 5 January 2015

 

The Abortion Supervisory Committee reviews all the provisions of New Zealand's abortion law, and the operation and effect of those provisions.

This includes licensing institutions to perform abortions and the appointment of certifying consultants to consider cases.

The Committee is constituted under the Contraception, Sterilisation and Abortion Act 1977.