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Service, not Servitude

Service, not Servitude
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The Health (Family Planning) Act 1979 [Full text]

Protection of conscience provisions

Conscientious objections
Clause 11

Nothing in this Act shall be construed as obliging any person to take part in the provision of a family planning service, the giving of prescriptions or authorisations for the purpose of this Act or the sale, importation into the State, manufacture, advertising or display of contraceptives.