2108.08 Action by person other than donor.

(A) Subject to division (F) of this section, in the absence of an express, contrary indication by the donor, a person other than the donor shall be barred from making, amending, or revoking an anatomical gift of a donor's body or part if the donor made an anatomical gift of the donor's body or part under section 2108.05 of the Revised Code or an amendment to an anatomical gift of the donor's body or part under section 2108.06 of the Revised Code.

(B) A donor's revocation of an anatomical gift of the donor's body or part under section 2108.06 of the Revised Code is not a refusal and shall not bar another person specified in section 2108.04 or 2108.09 of the Revised Code from making an anatomical gift of the donor's body or part under section 2108.05 or 2108.10 of the Revised Code.

(C) If a person other than the donor makes an unrevoked anatomical gift of the donor's body or part under section 2108.05 of the Revised Code or an amendment to an anatomical gift of the donor's body or part under section 2108.06 of the Revised Code, another person shall not make, amend, or revoke the gift of the donor's body or part under section 2108.10 of the Revised Code.

(D) A revocation by a person other than the donor of an anatomical gift of a donor's body or part under section 2108.06 of the Revised Code shall not bar another person from making an anatomical gift of the body or part under section 2108.05 or 2108.10 of the Revised Code.

(E) In the absence of an express, contrary indication by the donor or other person authorized to make an anatomical gift under section 2108.04 of the Revised Code, an anatomical gift of a part is neither a refusal to give another part nor a limitation on the making of an anatomical gift of another part at a later time by the donor or another person.

(F) In the absence of an express, contrary indication by the donor or other person authorized to make an anatomical gift under section 2108.04 of the Revised Code, an anatomical gift of a part for one or more of the purposes set forth in section 2108.04 of the Revised Code shall not be a limitation on the making of an anatomical gift of the part for any of the other purposes by the donor or other person under section 2108.05 or 2108.10 of the Revised Code.

Cite as R.C. § 2108.08

History. Effective Date: 2008 HB529 04-07-2009