ANATOMY ACT - 1965 (ACT 280)

    Section - 1 - Licence for Examination, Etc., of Bodies of Deceased Individuals.

    (1) The Minister may grant a licence authorising the carrying out, in accordance with the provisions of this Act, of the matters specified in subsection (2), to the persons referred to in that subsection.

    (2) The licence referred to in subsection (1) of this section shall authorise-

    (a) the Head of any medical school or institution,

    (b) any teacher and medical practitioner employed in such a school or institution, and

    (c) any student working under the supervision of any person referred to in paragraph (a) or (b) of this subsection,

    to carry out all, or any of the following matters:-

    (i) to receive in that school or institution the body of a deceased individual;

    (ii) to keep or possess therein that body;

    (iii) to examine therein that body;

    (iv) to dissect therein that body; and

    (v) to carry out any other matter specified in the licence which the Minister is of opinion is in the interests of medical science.

    (3) No person other than a licensee, shall carry out any of the matters referred to in subsection (2) of this section.