“Drive for Life” Act Becomes Law, Allowing 16- and 17-Year-Olds to Join State Organ Donor Registry

2019-08-01T17:15:29-05:00August 12th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Donor Family & Recipients|Tags: |

Beginning January 1, 2018, 16- and 17-year-olds in Illinois will able to join the organ donor registry thanks to the “Drive Fore Life” bill, which was signed into law on Tuesday, August 8. Supported by the Secretary of State, a coalition of state legislators and Gift of Hope Organ and Tissue Donor Network and Mid-America Transplant, [...]