ANATOMY ACT - 1965 (ACT 280)

    Section - 8 - Requirements to be Complied with by Licensee for Receipt of Body.

    (1) No licensee shall receive any body of a deceased individual for the purpose of carrying out in relation to that body any matter referred to in subsection (2) of section 1 unless-

    (a) he receives with that body the certificate of cause of death referred to in section 6; and

    (b) within twenty-four hours of the receipt of that body, he enters or cause to be entered in a book maintained for the purpose-

    (i) the day and hour when the body was received;

    (ii) the name and address of the person from whom the body was received;

    (iii) the date and place of death;

    (iv) the sex of the deceased individual;

    (v) the name and age of such individual, if known;

    (vi) the last address of such individual, if known; and

    (vii) such other particulars as may be prescribed.

    (2) The Head of any medical school or institution shall produce the book referred to in subsection (1) of this section, whenever required so to do by the Minister.