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HHS/HRSA RIN: 0906-AB23 Publication ID: Spring 2020 
Title: Removing Financial Disincentives to Living Organ Donation 

This rule will amend the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network final rule to further remove financial barriers to living organ donation by expanding allowable costs that can be reimbursed.  The changes would apply to specified incidental nonmedical expenses incurred toward living organ donation.   

Agency: Department of Health and Human Services(HHS)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Fully or Partially Exempt 
CFR Citation: 42 CFR 121.14   
Legal Authority: sec. 301 of the National Organ Transplant Act of 1984 (42 U.S.C. 274f)   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  12/20/2019  84 FR 70139   
NPRM Comment Period End  02/18/2020 
Final Action  07/00/2020 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Undetermined  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: Yes 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Cheryl Dammons
Associate Administrator, Healthcare Systems Bureau
Department of Health and Human Services
Health Resources and Services Administration
5600 Fishers Lane, Room 8W-21,
Rockville, MD 20857
Phone:301 443-3300