language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to health; lowering the minimum age requirement for blood donation; requiring parental consent;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 145.41.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Any person of the age of 17 years or over shall be eligible to donate blood in any voluntary and noncompensatory blood program without the necessity of obtaining parental permission or authorization.
Presented to the governor March 14, 2008
Signed by the governor March 18, 2008, 11:09 a.m.