Summary: H.R.1012 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to House amended, Part I (10/06/1993)

Gift of Life Congressional Medal Act of 1993 - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to design and strike a bronze medal in commemoration of organ donors and their families.

Declares that any organ donor, or donor's family, is eligible for the medal.

Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to arrange for medal presentation to eligible individuals. Declares the medals to be national medals.

Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to enter into agreements with the entities operating the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network and the National Bone Marrow Donor Registry with respect to the solicitation of donations to offset expenditures relating to medal issuance.