34-26-67 Donor registry.
(a) The Department of Public Safety may establish or contract for
the establishment of a donor registry.
(b) The Department of Public Safety shall cooperate with a person that administers any donor
registry that this state establishes, contracts for, or recognizes for the purpose of transferring to the
donor registry all relevant information regarding a donor's making, amendment to, or revocation of
an anatomical gift.
(c) A donor registry must:
Allow a donor or other person authorized under § 34-26-51 to include on the donor
registry a statement or symbol that the donor has made, amended, or revoked an
Be accessible to a procurement organization to allow it to obtain relevant information on
the donor registry to determine, at or near death of the donor or a prospective donor,
whether the donor or prospective donor has made, amended, or revoked an anatomical
Be accessible for purposes of paragraph (2) seven days a week on a twenty-four hour
(d) Personally identifiable information on a donor registry about a donor or prospective donor
may not be used or disclosed without the express consent of the donor, prospective donor, or person
that made the anatomical gift for any purpose other than to determine, at or near death of the donor
or prospective donor, whether the donor or prospective donor has made, amended, or revoked an
(e) This section does not prohibit any person from creating or maintaining a donor registry that
is not established by or under contract with the state. Any such registry must comply with
subsections (c) and (d).
Source: SL 2007, ch 197, § 20.