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(1)Transplantation activities are lawful if done in Wales—
(a)with express consent where that is required (see sections 4 to 7), or
(b)otherwise with deemed consent (see sections 4 and 9).
(2)The following are transplantation activities for the purpose of this Act—
(a)storing the body of a deceased person for use for the purpose of transplantation;
(b)removing from the body of a deceased person, for use for that purpose, any relevant material of which the body consists or which it contains;
(c)storing for use for that purpose any relevant material which has come from a human body;
(d)using for that purpose any relevant material which has come from a human body.
(3)A transplantation activity of the kind mentioned in subsection (2)(c) or (d) is lawful (without the need for consent) where done in Wales if—
(a)the relevant material has been imported into Wales from outside Wales, and
(b)its removal from a person’s body took place outside Wales.
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