To provide for the right to sterilisation; to determine the circumstances under which sterilisation may be performed and, in particular, the circumstances under which sterilisation may be performed on persons incapable of consenting or incompetent to consent due to mental disability; and to provide for matters connected therewith.
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The Sterilisation Act, 1998 has been added to the site, and amended by the Sterilisation Amendment Act, No. 3 of 2005, in Government Gazette No. 27702 dated 22 June 2005.