S. 487 (110th): Living Kidney Organ Donation Clarification Act of 2007

Introduced:

Feb 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on February 15, 2007 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Carl Levin

Senator from Michigan

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2007
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the National Organ Transplant Act to clarify that kidney paired donations shall not be considered to involve the transfer of a human organ for valuable consideration.

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H.R. 710 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 21, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 487” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Feb 1, 2007
Passed Senate
Feb 15, 2007
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (6D, 5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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