S.1873 - A bill to delay the effective date of the final rule regarding the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network.106th Congress (1999-2000)
||Sen. Sessions, Jeff [R-AL] (Introduced 11/05/1999)
||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
|| Senate - 11/05/1999 Read twice and referred to the Committee on HELP. (All Actions)
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Introduced in Senate (11/05/1999)
Declares that a specified final rule relating to the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network and the equitable and medically effective allocation of organs for transplantation shall have no force or legal effect. Prohibits the Secretary of Health and Human Services from implementing or exercising further regulatory authority regarding the Network, as well as regulatory authority under specified provisions of the Social Security Act (SSA) (relating to general SSA regulations, disclosure of information, organ procurement, and general Medicare regulations), before the enactment of amendments to reauthorize and revise provisions of the Public Health Service Act relating to organ transplants.