Update: 14.05.2014

Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Dignity of the Human Being with regard to the Apllication of Biology and Medicine: implementation in Switzerland and additional protocols

Adopted on 4 April 1997
Entered into force on 1 December 1999
Ratified by 29 member states of the Council of Europe (as at 14 May 2014)

For Switzerland
SR 0.810.2 (AS 2008 5137)
Signed on 7 May 1999
Ratified on 24 July 2008
Entered into force on 1 November 2008
Dispatch of 12 September 2001: BBl 2002 271 (in German) / FF 2002 271 (in French)

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Additional Protocol to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Dignity of the Human Being with regard to the Application of Biology and Medicine, on the Prohibition of Cloning Human Beings

Adopted on 12 January 1998
Entered into force on 1 March 1999
Ratified by 21 member States of the CoE (as at 14 May 2014)

For Switzerland:
SR 0.810.21 (AS 2008 5137)
Signed on 7  May 1999
Ratified on 24 July 2008
Entered into force on 1 November 2008
Dispatch of 12 September 2001: BBl 2002 271 (in German) / FF 2002 271 (in French)

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Additional Protocol to the Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine concerning Transplantation of Organs and Tissues of Human Origin of 2002

Adopted on 24 January 2002
Entered into force on 1 May 2006
Ratified by 12 member states of the CoE (as at 14 May 2014)

For Switzerland:
SR 0.810.21 (AS 2008 5137)
Signed on 11. July 2002
Ratified on 10. November 2009
Entered into force on 1 March 2010
Dispatch of 10 September 2008: BBl 2008 7951 (in German) / FF 2008 7229 (in French)

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