The Surrogacy Bill, 2019 is going to be placed before the Rajya Sabha: Centre inform SC
9th September 2020
The Surrogacy bill, 2019 is going to be placed before the Rajya Sabha in the ensuing Monsoon session. The Additional solicitor General made this submission while the court was considering an appeal in which raising of a child born in India out of surrogacy in which biological parents are foreign nationals but woman who gives birth is Indian.
Last year, the Lok Sabha had passed the Surrogacy Bill, 2019 which seeks to regulate surrogacy in India while imposing an absolute prohibition on commercial surrogacy. The Bill is effective for debtors foreigners and persons of Indian origins of the opportunity to avail the surrogacy services in India. The Center Approached the Apex court assailing this Judgment.