OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – The Oklahoma State Senate passed Everett’s Law, a bill that prohibits discrimination against a potential organ transplant recipient based solely on the individual’s physical or mental disability.
Senate Bill 378 was written by Sen. Paul Rosino, R-Oklahoma City.
Edmond parents Rhys and Neely Gay requested Everett’s Law. Their middle child, three-year-old Everett, was diagnosed with Down Syndrome shortly after he was born and has a congenital heart defect, according to a State Senate news release. Read Morehttps://kfor.com/news/oklahoma-legislature/oklahoma-senate-approves-bill-prohibiting-discrimination-against-organ-transplant-recipients-based-on-disability/?fbclid=IwAR1EWL6Z2r7QjcgWRrP5whDfmIZ6FsUjL1RLAQoQg9MpLmhnnCrfY2razxw