42 CFR 121.6 - Organ procurement.

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§ 121.6 Organ procurement.
The suitability of organs donated for transplantation shall be determined as follows:
(a) Tests. An OPTN member procuring an organ shall assure that laboratory tests and clinical examinations of potential organ donors are performed to determine any contraindications for donor acceptance, in accordance with policies established by the OPTN.
(b) HIV. The OPTN shall adopt and use standards for preventing the acquisition of organs from individuals known to be infected with human immunodeficiency virus.
(c) Acceptance criteria. Transplant programs shall establish criteria for organ acceptance, and shall provide such criteria to the OPTN and the OPOs with which they are affiliated.
[63 FR 16332, Apr. 2, 1998, as amended at 64 FR 56659, Oct. 20, 1999]

Title 42 published on 2014-10-01.

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  • 2015-05-08; vol. 80 # 89 - Friday, May 8, 2015
    1. 80 FR 26464 - Organ Procurement and Transplantation: Implementation of the HIV Organ Policy Equity Act
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
      Final rule.
      This final rule is effective June 8, 2015.
      42 CFR Part 121

Title 42 published on 2014-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 42 CFR Part 121 after this date.

  • 2015-05-08; vol. 80 # 89 - Friday, May 8, 2015
    1. 80 FR 26464 - Organ Procurement and Transplantation: Implementation of the HIV Organ Policy Equity Act
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
      Final rule.
      This final rule is effective June 8, 2015.
      42 CFR Part 121