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Federal

The Safety of Sperm and Ova Regulations focus on reducing the potential health risks to individuals in Canada who use donor sperm or ova (eggs) for the purpose of assisted human reproduction (AHR) to build their families. Health Canada conducts inspections of establishments and health professionals who process, import, distribute or make use of donor sperm or ova for the purpose of AHR.

Last Updated: Apr. 27, 2021
Date Published: Feb. 4, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  Donor sperm, ova, donor sperm inspection, ova inspections, database, regulated inspections
Federal

In Canada, it is illegal to purchase sperm or eggs from a donor (or person acting on behalf of a donor) or pay a female person to be a surrogate. However, donors and surrogates may be reimbursed for out-of-pocket expenditures incurred because of their donation or surrogacy that are provided for in the regulations.

Last Updated: Jun. 1, 2021
Date Published: Jun. 9, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  Donor, surrogate, sperm or ova (egg), donation or surrogacy, reimbursing, expenditure related to donation or surrogacy, assisted human reproduction
Federal

Under section 8 of the AHR Act, donors of human reproductive material and in vitro embryos must provide their written consent before their material can be used to create an embryo(s) or to use their in vitro embryo(s) for any purpose.

Last Updated: Jun. 1, 2021
Date Published: May 18, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  donors of human reproductive material and in vitro embryos, consent, use human reproductive material, vitro embryos, assisted human reproduction Act, the AHR Act
Federal

The Regulatory Operations and Enforcement Branch of Health Canada is responsible for compliance and enforcement activities related to the Assisted Human Reproduction Act (the AHR Act) and its Regulations.

Last Updated: Jun. 1, 2021
Date Published: May 18, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  Assisted Human Reproduction Act, the AHR Act, compliance and enforcement
Federal

Health Canada is committed to verifying complaints from Canadians and industry regarding materials, activities or any matters which are subject to the Assisted Human Reproduction Act (the AHR Act) or its Regulations.

Last Updated: Jun. 1, 2021
Date Published: May 22, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Reporting a complaint, Assisted Human Reproduction Act, the AHR Act, compliance and enforcement
Federal

This consultation document provides an overview of the key policy proposals that will help inform the development of regulations to support bringing into force Section 10, Section 12 and Sections 45-58 of the Act.

Last Updated: Jun. 1, 2021
Date Published: Jun. 28, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  Assisted Human Reproduction Act, the AHR Act, strengthening AHR Act, policy proposals
Provincial

Data includes the following information for each service provider: * region (the ministry's geographical boundary) * program * service provider ID * service provider name (legal name) * service provider address * service delivery site ID * service delivery site address Service providers have contractual agreements with the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities to deliver a program. Service delivery sites are the physical locations where these programs are offered. There may be multiple service delivery sites for each service provider. Visit Employment Ontario for more information.

Last Updated: Jul. 21, 2022
Date Published: Jan. 11, 2020
Organization: Government of Ontario
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Keywords:  Housing Communities and Social Support, Education and Training, Economy and Business, Jobs and employment
Federal

The AHR Act forbids the buying and selling of in vitro embryos in Canada.

Last Updated: Jun. 1, 2021
Date Published: May 8, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  Prohibitions, purchasing reproductive material, purchasing or selling In Vitro Embryos, donors of human reproductive material and in vitro embryos, use human reproductive material, vitro embryos, assisted human reproduction Act, the AHR Act
Federal

Organ donation rates have been improving in Canada but it is clear that there is more work to be done. Every year, hundreds of Canadians die while waiting for an organ transplant. With over 4,300 people in Canada waiting for a transplant right now and only a fraction of Canadians registered as donors—the need is critical.

Last Updated: Sep. 25, 2020
Date Published: May 21, 2019
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
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Keywords:  Organ donation, organ, Canada, transplant
Federal

The Third-Party Administered Accounts Audit was recommended for inclusion in the Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) Multi-Year Risk-Based Internal Audit Plan 2010-2013 by VAC’s Departmental Audit Committee (DAC) on March 18, 2010. The purpose of the audit was to examine the Department's responsibilities, both in making expectations clear to administrators and in monitoring their performance. Third-party administration refers to the arrangements put in place when a client requires assistance in managing their personal or financial affairs. VAC will direct an award be payable to a third party only when considered absolutely necessary in the interests of the client.

Last Updated: Feb. 24, 2022
Date Published: Oct. 29, 2010
Organization: Veterans Affairs Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Veterans Affairs Canada, VAC, Internal audit, Evaluation, Third Party Administered Accounts
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