H.R.5263 - Living Donor Protection Act of 2014113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-10] (Introduced 07/30/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Oversight and Government Reform; House Administration; Education and the Workforce; Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/17/2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5263 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/30/2014)
Living Donor Protection Act of 2014 - Prohibits discrimination based on a person's status as a living organ donor in the offering, issuance, cancellation, coverage, price, or any other condition of a life insurance policy, disability insurance policy, or long-term care insurance policy.
Revises the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to specifically include living organ donation as a serious health condition that entitles a covered employee to leave under that Act.Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to update public service announcements, websites, and other media regarding live organ donation to educate the public on the benefits of live organ donation and access to insurance for living organ donors.