Article 161 of the Penal Code

  Penal Code

1. Whoever performs assisted reproduction on a woman, without her consent, will be punished with a prison sentence of two to six years, and special disqualification for employment or public office, profession or trade for a period of one to four years.

2. To proceed for this crime it will be necessary complaint of the aggrieved person or his legal representative. When the former is a minor, a person with a disability in need of special protection or a helpless person, the Public Prosecutor may also file a complaint.

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This article establishes the penalties for performing assisted reproduction on a woman without her consent.

Article 161 of the Penal Code It is part of the title dedicated to crimes related to genetic manipulation: