AMs pass organ donation bill

AMs have passed the Organ Donation Bill Wales. There were 43 AMs who voted for the bill, eight voted against and there were two abstentions. From now on, patients will have to opt out of being an organ donor.

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AMs pass organ donation bill

Welsh Assembly members have passed a law governing organ donation. IIt means Wales is now the only part of the UK where doctors will presume that consent has been given to donate organs after death.