RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on amendments to the law of the Russian Federation "on transplantation of organs and (or) tissues" adopted by the State Duma May 24, 2000 year approved by the Federation Council June 7, 2000 year Article 1. To the law of the Russian Federation dated December 22, 1992 N 4180-I "on transplantation of organs and (or) tissues" (records of the Congress of people's deputies of the Russian Federation and the Supreme Soviet of the Russian Federation, 1993, N 2, p. 62), as follows: 1. the second paragraph of the preamble shall be supplemented with the words "human interests should prevail over the interests of society or science."
2. In article 11: complement of the new paragraph 1 as follows: "removal of organs and (or) tissues from living donors for transplantation to them may be exercised only in the interests of the health of the recipient and in the absence of suitable for transplantation of organs and (or) tissues of the corpse or alternative treatment, the effectiveness of which is comparable with the efficiency of transplantation of organs and (or) tissues.";
part of the first and second take the second and third instalments respectively.
Article 2. The President of the Russian Federation and to entrust the Government of the Russian Federation to bring its normative acts in compliance with this federal law.
Article 3. This federal law shall enter into force on the day of its official publication.
The President of the Russian Federation v. Putin Kremlin, Moscow June 20, 2000 N 91-FZ