SB0775

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Funeral Establishments and Crematories - Pre-Need Contracts and Unclaimed Cremains - Reporting and Audit Requirements

Sponsored by:

Senator Montgomery

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


Synopsis:Authorizing specified buyers and beneficiaries of pre-need contracts to request that the Maryland State Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors conduct specified audits; requiring the Board to require specified funeral establishments or holders of permits for the business of operating a crematory to submit specified reports; requiring specified holders of permits to engage in the operation of a crematory to submit specified reports on unclaimed cremains to the Office of Cemetery Oversight on or after a specified date; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Montgomery, Benson, Feldman, Jones-Rodwell, and Madaleno
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1239
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs   View Committee Hearing
Finance
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Business Regulation and Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Auditors and Audits
Cemeteries
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Cremation
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Disclosure
Funerals
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Morticians
Privacy
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Reports
Telecommunications and Information Technology
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October 24, 2017 1:56 P.M.