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Regular Session 2015-2016
Senate Bill 180

Short Title:
An Act amending Title 20 (Decedents, Estates and Fiduciaries) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in anatomical gifts, further providing for definitions, for persons who may execute anatomical gift, for persons who may become donees and purposes for which anatomical gifts may be made, for manner of executing anatomical gifts, for amendment or revocation of gift, for rights and duties at death, for requests for anatomical gifts, for use of driver's license or identification card to indicate organ or tissue donation, for the Governor Robert P. Casey Memorial Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Trust Fund contributions, for the Governor Robert P. Casey Memorial Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Trust Fund, for confidentiality requirement and for prohibited activities; providing for promotion of organ and tissue donation; establishing the Donate Life PA Registry; providing for facilitation of anatomical gift from decedent whose death is under investigation, for collaboration among departments and organ procurement organizations, for information relative to organ and tissue donation, for requirements for physician and nurse training relative to organ and tissue donation and recovery, for uniformity of application and construction, for relation to Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act and for study of organizations; and repealing provisions relating to corneal transplants.
Prime Sponsor:
Last Action:
Referred to JUDICIARY, May 19, 2016 [House]
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Statute References :

This bill amends Title 20 (Decedents, Estates And Fiduciaries). Other bills that also amend the same statute are listed below.

SB 398 Sen. WHITE Memo: Organ Donor Designation on PA Driver’s License
SB 518 Sen. PILEGGI Memo: ​Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act
SB 547 Sen. LEACH Memo: Advanced Healthcare Directives
SB 549 Sen. LEACH Memo: Death With Dignity
SB 568 Sen. GREENLEAF Memo: Guardianship and D.L.H. case
Only the first 5 bills are included here. Looking for more? View all legislation amending Title 20 (Decedents, Estates And Fiduciaries)