H. R. 710
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 29, 2007
Mr. Norwood (for himself and Mr. Inslee) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce
To amend the National Organ Transplant Act to clarify that kidney paired donation does not involve the transfer of a human organ for valuable consideration.
This Act may be cited as the
Kidney Organ Donation Clarification Act.
Amendment to the national organ transplant act
Section 301(a) of the National Organ
Transplant Act (42 U.S.C. 274e(a)) is amended by adding at the end the
For purposes of this section, kidney paired donation shall
not be considered to involve the transfer of a human organ for valuable