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The 2021 Florida Statutes

Title XLVI
CRIMES
Chapter 873
SALE OF ANATOMICAL MATTER
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F.S. 873.01 Florida Statutes and Case Law
873.01 Purchase or sale of human organs and tissue prohibited.
(1) No person shall knowingly offer to purchase or sell, or purchase, sell, or otherwise transfer, any human organ or tissue for valuable consideration.
(2) No for-profit corporation or any employee thereof shall transfer or arrange for the transfer of any human body part for valuable consideration.
(3)(a) The human organs and tissues subject to the provisions of this section are the eye, cornea, kidney, liver, heart, lung, pancreas, bone, and skin or any other organ or tissue adopted by rule by the Agency for Health Care Administration for this purpose.
(b) As used in this section, the term “valuable consideration” does not include the reasonable costs associated with the removal, storage, and transportation of a human organ or tissue.
(4) A person who violates the provisions of this section is guilty of a felony of the second degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082, s. 775.083, or s. 775.084.
History.s. 1, ch. 84-264; s. 3, ch. 87-372; s. 298, ch. 99-8.

Statutes updated from Official Statutes on: January 26, 2022
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Amendments to 873.01


Arrestable Offenses / Crimes under Fla. Stat. 873.01
Level: Degree
Misdemeanor/Felony: First/Second/Third

873.01 - PUBLIC ORDER CRIMES - PURCHASE SELL HUMAN ORGAN OR TISSUE - F: S


Civil Citations / Citable Offenses under S873.01
R or S next to points is Mandatory Revocation or Suspension

Current data shows no reason a civil citation or a suspension or revocation of license should have been issued under Florida Statute 873.01.


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