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The DC Code: § 7-1531.26 Certificate requirement.

Index7 Human Health Care and Safety. (Refs & Annos)
Whenever a request for consent is made pursuant to § 7-1531.24, the hospital or hospice representative making the request shall complete a certificate of request for an anatomical gift on a form to be supplied by the Mayor.   The certificate shall include the following:
A statement indicating that a request for an anatomical gift was made;
The name and affiliation of the person making the request;
An indication of whether consent was granted and, if so, what organs and tissues were donated; and
The name of the person granting or refusing the request, and his or her relationship to the decedent.
A copy of the certificate described in subsection (a) of this section shall be included in the decedent's medical record.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 17-145, see notes following § 7-1531.01. DC CODE § 7-1531.26 Current through December 11, 2012


(Apr. 15, 2008, D.C. Law 17-145, § 27, 55 DCR 2532.)