Dáil Éireann - Volume 489 - 21 April, 1998
Written Answers. - Assisted Human Reproduction.
Mr. R. Bruton Mr. R. Bruton
385. Mr. R. Bruton asked the Minister for Health and Children his views on the issue of storage of fertilised embryos as an option to assist in efforts to help parents who have difficulty in conceiving; and the circumstances in which he believes this should be permitted. [8562/98]
Minister for Health and Children (Mr. Cowen) Brian Cowen
 Minister for Health and Children (Mr. Cowen): Proposals relating to assisted human reproduction raise significant legal and ethical issues. A careful examination of the range of matters in this complex area is required and at present I am considering how best these might be addressed.
Dáil Éireann 489 Written Answers. Assisted Human Reproduction.