Nebraska Revised Statute 23-1831

Chapter 23 Section 1831


Organ and tissue donations; report provided to coroner; contents.

Any physician or designated recovery personnel authorized by the federally designated organ procurement organization for Nebraska to recover any organ or tissue pursuant to section 23-1827 or 23-1828 shall provide to the coroner a report detailing the recovery of such organ or tissue and any known relationship to the proximate cause or means of death. If appropriate, such report shall include a biopsy or medically approved sample from the recovered organ or tissue and the results of any diagnostic testing performed upon the recovered organ or tissue. Such report shall become part of the coroner's report or coroner's physician's report.