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Legislative Fact Sheet - Anatomical Gift Act (2006)

Act Anatomical Gift Act (2006)
Origin Completed by the Uniform Law Commission in 2006.
Description This act revises the Uniform Anatomical Gift Acts of 1968 and 1987 in light of changes in federal law and regulation and related developments in the field of organ donation, thereby facilitating the availability of organs for transplantation.
Endorsements
  • Approved by the American Bar Association
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Association of Tissue Banks
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Association of Organ Procurement Organizations
  • Cornea Society
  • Eye Bank Association of America
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • United Network for Organ Sharing
Enactments Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, U.S. Virgin Islands, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
2017 Introductions Pennsylvania
Staff Liaison(s) Lindsay Beaver