2010 Regular Session

HOUSE BILL 995

File Code: Health Occupations
Sponsored By:
Delegate Kach
Entitled:
Regulation of Crematories

Synopsis:

Requiring the Office of Cemetery Oversight and the State Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors to establish a specified process and adopt specified regulations for regulating crematories; providing that specified registration, permitting, and licensure requirements do not apply to crematories with specified ownership and crematories or incinerators located at specified medical facilities or educational institutions; prohibiting the Director of Cemetery Oversight from assessing a specified occurrence cremation fee; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
2/12
First Reading Health and Government Operations & Economic Matters
2/24
Hearing 3/8 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
3/25
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
3/23
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
3/24
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
4/3
Returned Passed
Senate Action
3/26
First Reading Finance
3/30
Hearing 4/6 at 1:00 p.m.
4/8
Favorable Report by Finance
4/4
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
4/5
Third Reading Passed (44-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
5/4
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 450

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Cemeteries
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Corporations -see also- Municipal Corps; Public Corps & Inst
Cremation
Discipline
Fees -see also- Attys` Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Funerals
Hearings
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Limited Liability Companies
Morticians
Partnerships
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Rules and Regulations

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Business Regulation
( 5-101 , 5-102 , 5-204 , 5-205 , 5-301 , 5-302 , 5-303 , 5-306 , 5-308 , 5-310 , 5-311 , 5-401 , 5-402 , 5-403 , 5-701 , 5-901 , 5-902 , 5-903 )
Health Occupations
( 7-101 , 7-102 , 7-205 )

Documents

All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments:
House
Number: 676988/01     Offered on: March 26, 2010   at: 12:32 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
House
Health and Government Operations
Senate
Finance
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
House
March 24, 2010: Third Reading Passed (138-0)
Senate
April 5, 2010: Third Reading Passed (44-0)