Report No. 271
Standards, Quality Control , Infrastructure of DNA Laboratory and Training of its Personnel
17. Obligations of DNA laboratory.
(1) Every DNA laboratory which has been granted approval for undertaking DNA testing or any other procedure under this Act shall-
(a) follow such standards and procedures for quality assurance for collection, storage, testing and analysis of DNA sample;
(b) establish and maintain such documentation, quality system;
(c) prepare and maintain quality manuals containing such details;
(d) share DNA data prepared and maintained by it with the National DNA Data Bank and the Regional DNA Data Bank in such manner, as may be specified by regulations.
(2) The DNA laboratory shall report the results of the DNA testing in conformity with the provisions of this Act.