Bill Allows 16-Year-Olds to Donate Blood

By: News 10
By: News 10

A bill is headed to Governor Granholm's desk that allows 16-year-olds to donate blood with a parent's consent.

The bill passed unanimously in the senate, and 88 to three in the house.

Currently, the law allows teens as young as 17 to donate blood without a parent's consent.


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  • by Concerned on Dec 16, 2010 at 08:27 AM
    With the number of 18 to 25 year olds "selling" their blood, I am sorry but I do not think this is a good idea.
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