New law will result in more organs for transplants

A two year publicity campaign is to follow a change in the law in Wales on organ donation. The Assembly has agreed that people should follow an opt-out policy rather than an opt-in one.

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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.