Family Relationships Bill puts desires of adults above the rights of children. 19/03/15
Mothers and Fathers Matter chairman, Professor Ray Kinsella, writes in the Irish Independent that:
The new Child and Family Relationships Bill before the Dáil sets out a proposed legal framework for donor-assisted human reproduction (DAHR). DAHR is IVF using the egg or sperm or both, or even an embryo, supplied by people other than the single person or couple who want to be parents.
It therefore differs from the vast majority of IVF cases in Ireland – in which a man and woman use their own sperm and egg in order to conceive and ultimately parent what is their own biological child. What, therefore, is the human reality behind the Bill?
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