THE MICHIGAN PENAL CODE (EXCERPT)
Act 328 of 1931
750.430a Human cloning; prohibition; exception; violation; penalty; “human cloning” defined.
(1) An individual shall not intentionally engage in or attempt to engage in human cloning.
(2) Subsection (1) does not prohibit scientific research or cell-based therapies not specifically prohibited by that subsection.
(3) An individual who violates subsection (1) is guilty of a felony punishable by imprisonment for not more than 10 years or a fine of not more than $10,000,000.00, or both.
(4) As used in this section, “human cloning” means that term as defined in section 16274 of the public health code, 1978 PA 368, MCL 333.16274.
History: Add. 1998, Act 110, Eff. Mar. 23, 1999
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