04RS SB178


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SB 178/LM (BR 1457) - R. Jones II, T. Buford

     AN ACT relating to coroners and their deputies.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 72 to prohibit coroners from soliciting business for the funeral industry when executing their public duties; amend KRS 72.992 to provide that a violation of the prohibition is a Class A misdemeanor; create a new section of KRS Chapter 316 ordering the Kentucky Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors to promulgate administrative regulations to discipline coroners who solicit business for the funeral industry.

     Feb 13-introduced in Senate
     Feb 19-to Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations (S)
     Mar 3-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 4-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 11-recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (S)

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