(A) A person may lawfully donate blood if he is:

(1) at least seventeen years of age; or

Terms Used In South Carolina Code 44-43-20

  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.

(2) sixteen years of age and has the written consent of his parent or guardian.

(B) A person under eighteen years of age may not sell blood.