Nevada Public Health and Safety
Sec. § 451.556
Persons authorized to make anatomical gift before death of donor.

Subject to NRS 451.562, an anatomical gift of a donor’s body or part may be made during the life of the donor for the purpose of transplantation, therapy, research or education in the manner provided in NRS 451.558 by:


The donor, if the donor is an adult or if the donor is a minor and is:


Emancipated; or


Authorized under state law to apply for a driver’s license because the donor is at least 16 years of age;


An agent of the donor, unless the power of attorney for health care or other record prohibits the agent from making an anatomical gift;


A parent of the donor, if the donor is an unemancipated minor; or


The donor’s guardian.
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