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S.330: HIV Organ Policy Equity Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Barbara Boxer, D-Calif.
Total Cosponsors 15 (9 Democrats, 6 Republicans)
Introduced Feb. 14, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 21, 2013
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the Senate   
  • Bill passed in the Senate   
  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the Senate on June 17, 2013. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

HIV Organ Policy Equity Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to repeal the requirement that the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network adopt and use standards of quality for the acquisition and transportation of donated organs that include standards for preventing the acquisition of organs infected with the etiologic agent for acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).

Replaces this requirement with authorization for the Network to adopt and use such standards with respect to organs infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), provided that any such standards ensure that organs infected with HIV may be transplanted only into individuals who are: (1) infected with such virus before receiving such an organ; and (2) participating in clinical research approved by an institutional review board under the criteria, ...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 21, 2013 Became Public Law No: 113-51.
Nov. 21, 2013 Signed by President.
Nov. 14, 2013 Presented to President.
Nov. 12, 2013 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6968)
Nov. 12, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 330.
Nov. 12, 2013 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6967-6971)
Nov. 12, 2013 Mr. Upton moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
July 15, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
June 21, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
June 18, 2013 Referred to House Judiciary
June 18, 2013 Referred to House Energy and Commerce
June 18, 2013 Received in the House.
June 18, 2013 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
June 17, 2013 Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S4534)
June 17, 2013 The committee substitute as amended agreed to by Unanimous Consent.
June 17, 2013 Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S4533-4534; text of measure as reported in Senate: CR S4533-4534)
May 21, 2013 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 75.
May 21, 2013 Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Reported by Senator Harkin with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
March 20, 2013 Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
Feb. 14, 2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.