S.487 - Living Kidney Organ Donation Clarification Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Levin, Carl [D-MI] (Introduced 02/01/2007)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions | House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/16/2007 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. (All Actions)|
|Notes:||For further action, see H.R.710, which became Public Law 110-144 on 12/21/2007.|
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Summary: S.487 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate amended (02/15/2007)
Living Kidney Organ Donation Clarification Act of 2007 - Provides that for purposes of provisions of the National Organ Transplant Act that prohibit the transfer of any human organ for use in human transplantation for valuable consideration, kidney paired donation does not involve such a transfer.
Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to report to the appropriate congressional committees annually on progress toward understanding the long-term health effects of living organ donation.