Entry #1983: Blood donations by MSMs in France

Current Version

RegionFrance
IssueBlood donations by MSMs
StatusBanned (3-month deferral)
Start DateApr 2, 2020
End Datenow
DescriptionIn July 2019, Minister of Health Agnès Buzyn announced that the deferral period would be reduced to four months of abstinence from 2 April 2020.
Sourceshttp://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/france/11974746/France-to-lift-blood-donation-ban-on-gay-men.html


Revision History (1)

Revision by Antinousosiris

Old Value (Original) New Value (Current)
ValueBanned (1-year deferral)Banned (3-month deferral)
Start Date2015-11-042020-04-02
NoteNew regulations allow for 12 months deferral. This law will be reviewed again in 2017 to consider no deferral for men who have sex with men.In July 2019, Minister of Health Agnès Buzyn announced that the deferral period would be reduced to four months of abstinence from 2 April 2020.

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