144.336 REGISTRY OF PERSONS TYPED FOR HUMAN LEUKOCYTE ANTIGENS.
Subdivision 1. Release restricted.
No person, including the state, a state agency, or a
political subdivision, that maintains or operates a registry of the names of persons, their human
leukocyte antigen types, and their willingness to be a tissue donor shall reveal the identity of the
person or the person's human leukocyte antigen type without the person's consent. If the data
are maintained by a governmental entity, the data are classified as private data on individuals
as defined in section
13.02, subdivision 12
Subd. 2. Duties.
Persons that maintain or operate a registry described in subdivision 1 have
no responsibility for any search beyond their own records to identify potential donors for the
benefit of any person seeking a tissue transplant and have no duty to encourage potential donors
to assist persons seeking a tissue transplant, and are not liable for their failure to do so.
History: 1984 c 436 s 33; 1986 c 444