In Regards to Cloning

GENERAL ASSEMBLY RESOLUTION AT VOTE

In Regards to Cloning
A resolution to improve worldwide human and civil rights.

Category: Human Rights

Strength: Mild

Proposed by: Mahaj WA Seat

Description: DEFINES cloning as ‘the creation of an organism that is an exact genetic copy of another’
DEFINES clone as ‘the organism that is an exact genetic copy of another’

RECOGNIZES the risk of cloning mistakes,
URGES nations to take steps to prevent cloning mishaps,
REQUIRES that cloning only be done by trained professionals,
DECLARES that nations cannot classify sentient sapient clones as their own legal class,
REQUIRES sapient clones in member nations be extended all the legal rights, privileges, and opportunities granted to their genetically identical counterparts,
DECLARES that clones cannot be used for the purpose of or as part of a violation of other GA resolutions,
AFFIRMS the right of nations to pursue cloning of sapient beings,
PRESERVES the right of nations to illegalize such cloning in that nation,
REMINDS that nations are allowed to enact further legislation in regards to clones, so long as it does not violate this act,
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In Regards to Cloning was passed 5,261 votes to 4,520.