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2016 | 15 | 1 | 259-271
Article title

Czyje dziecko, czyje? Kilka uwag o pochodzeniu dziecka na tle umów macierzyństwa zastępczego

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Title variants
EN
Whose child, whose? Some remarks on the origin of a child against surrogacy contracts
Languages of publication
PL
Abstracts
EN
Surrogacy is a tool to fulfil anyone’s need and yearning for a child. Next to adoption, it provides the only additional way to be a parent, opposite to adoption – it makes an individual capable of having a genetically related child. However, since the beginning of application of methods of artificial procreation and surrogacy itself in the 70s, 80s of the twentieth century, the need for regulation of surrogacy, the legality of the contract is still a source of controversies in courtrooms as well as in scientific discourse. Unfortunately, usually the consequence of a contract, even regarded as invalid, is childbirth. The discus- sion about surrogacy is therefore not only scientific in its nature – it refers to a living human being and his legal and family status. A few years ago I wrote about surrogacy in the US, in order to show the complexity of the problem in a country where there is a multiplicity of regulations – from its prohibition, through the lack of references in the law, to a clear, pronounced acceptance of contracts and surrogacy itself. Today, I am com- ing back to the issue in order to make one of the most controversial American cases the background for reflections on the realities of today’s Polish law.
Year
Volume
15
Issue
1
Pages
259-271
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Dates
published
2019-11-28
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Publication order reference
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bwmeta1.element.ojs-issn-1732-9132-year-2016-volume-15-issue-1-article-128
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