Maine Revised Statutes

§2962. Registration of recovery agencies

1. Registration.   Except as provided under subsection 2, a recovery agency must be registered by the department prior to requesting, receiving or otherwise participating in an anatomical gift under this chapter.
[ 2007, c. 601, §2 (NEW) .]
2. Rulemaking.   The department shall adopt rules governing the registration of recovery agencies. The rules must provide for exemptions for organ procurement organizations designated by the United States Department of Health and Human Services and tissue banks registered with the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration that are in good standing with their respective federal oversight agencies. The rules may provide for exemptions for other recovery agencies if such agencies operate in full compliance with this chapter. Rules adopted pursuant to this subsection are routine technical rules as defined in Title 5, chapter 375, subchapter 2-A.
[ 2007, c. 601, §2 (NEW) .]
3. Fees.   The department may charge reasonable registration fees to defray administrative costs in administering this section.
[ 2007, c. 601, §2 (NEW) .]
2007, c. 601, §2 (NEW).