Volume 11, Issue 43 (Winter 2018)                   Medical Law Journal 2018, 11(43): 23-46 | Back to browse issues page

XML Persian Abstract Print


Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Vatankhah R, Najafi Tavana A, Abbasi M. Iranian Legislative Criminal Policy on Biotechnological Offences. Medical Law Journal. 2018; 11 (43) :23-46
URL: http://ijmedicallaw.ir/article-1-795-en.html
1- Faculty of Law, Islamic Azad University Tehran Central Branch, Tehran, Iran
2- Faculty of Law, Islamic Azad University Tehran Central Branch, Tehran, Iran. (Corresponding author)
3- Medical Ethics and Law Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Tehran, Iran
Abstract:  
Biotechnology development in recent decades and its extensive serviceability in various arenas of health, agriculture, animal husbandry, environment, industry, mining, military, etc. has interested scientists and governmentals to this important subject. This technology has also some benefits and abilities that inappropriate using can cause dangerous damages for beings and hazard human health. In the legal system of Iran, laws related to biotechnology include laws such as the biosafety Code, the law on the Registration of Plant Varieties, and the Certificate on Seed and Plant Seedings that in the each of this Acts and for protection of citizenry from detriment damages and probability hazards due biotechnology and for prevention of disorder in public regularity of society, several subjects as to it has sat bundel criminal protection and lawmaker has criminate and punishable delinquent of such crimes. Iranian biosafety Act (2009) don’t describe exactly legal aspects of biotechnology and about criminal protection merely exist a number of acts and some omissions hat mention under section 6 this Act. Entirely to pay attention this Act to find a number of crimes that writers of this scholarism with description of crimes and punishments foresaid in inactment Act that discuss Iranian legislative criminal policy about subject and mention difficulties and criticisms and introduce necessary suggestions.

Please cite this article as: Vatankhah R, Najafi Tavana A, Abbasi M. Iranian Legislative Criminal Policy on Biotechnological Offences. Iran J Med Law 2018; 11(43): 23-46.
Type of Study: Original Article |
Received: 2017/02/16 | Accepted: 2017/11/22

Add your comments about this article : Your username or Email:
CAPTCHA code

Send email to the article author


© 2018 All Rights Reserved | Iranian Journal of Medical Law

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb