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Preamble   -             ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGY (REGULATION) ACT, 2021
Chapter I  -             PRELIMINARY
Section 1  -             Short title and commencement
Section 2  -             Definitions
Chapter II  -             AUTHORITIES TO REGULATE ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGY
Section 3 to 5  -             A. THE NATIONAL ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGY AND SURROGACY BOARD
Section 3  -             National Assisted Reproductive Technology and Surrogacy Board
Section 5  -             Powers and functions of National Board
Section 6 to 8  -             B. STATE ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGY AND SURROGACY BOARD
Section 6  -             State Assisted Reproductive Technology and Surrogacy Board
Section 8  -             Powers and functions of State Board
Section 9  -             Establishment of National Registry of clinics and banks
Section 10  -             Composition of National Registry
Section 11  -             Functions of National Registry
Section 12  -             Appointment of appropriate authority
Section 13  -             Functions of appropriate authority
Section 14  -             Powers of appropriate authority
Chapter III  -             PROCEDURES FOR REGISTRATION
Section 16  -             Grant of registration
Section 17  -             Renewal of registration
Section 18  -             Suspension or cancellation of registration
Section 19  -             Appeal
Section 20  -             Power to inspect premises, etc
Section 22  -             Written informed consent
Section 25  -             Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis
Section 26  -             Sex selection
Section 27  -             Sourcing of gametes by assisted reproductive technology banks
Section 28  -             Storage and handling of human gametes and embryos
Section 29  -             Restriction on sale, etc., of human gametes, zygotes and embryos
Section 30  -             Research on human gametes and embryos
Section 31  -             Rights of child born through assisted reproductive technology
Chapter V  -             OFFENCES AND PENALTIES
Section 32  -             Sex selective assisted reproductive technology
Section 33  -             Offences and penalties
Section 35  -             Cognizance of offences
Section 36  -             Offences to be cognizable and bailable
Section 37  -             Offences by clinics or banks
Chapter VI  -             MISCELLANEOUS
Section 40  -             Power to search and seize records, etc
Section 41  -             Protection of action taken in good faith
Section 42  -             Power to make rules
Section 43  -             Power to make regulations
Section 44  -             Laying of rules, regulations and notifications
Section 45  -             Application of other laws not barred
Section 46  -             Power to remove difficulties
Statement of Objects and Reasons   -             ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGY (REGULATION) ACT, 2021