HB0349 (CH0099)

2013 Regular Session



Business Regulation - Cemeteries - Prohibited Acts and Penalties

Sponsored by:

Chair, Economic Matters Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 99

Synopsis:Altering the penalties for violations of provisions of law relating to perpetual care trusts, preneed trusts, and the operation of a cemetery, crematory, or burial goods business; providing that a person who willfully misappropriates or intentionally and fraudulently converts perpetual care trust funds or preneed trust funds in excess of a specified amount is guilty of a felony and subject to a specified penalty; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Chair, Economic Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Labor, Licensing and Regulation) and Delegates O'Donnell and Fisher
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
By Request of the Governor
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Broad Subject(s):Business Regulation and Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Cemeteries
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Business Regulation
(5-609, 5-610, 5-712, 5-904)

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October 24, 2017 1:01 P.M.