06RS HB142


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HB 142 (BR 972) - S. Baugh

     AN ACT relating to preneed funeral service or burial contracts.
     Amend KRS 367.934 to require a preneed burial contract agent to produce a certified state registrar death verification concerning a person in order to receive trust funds from a financial institution under a preneed funeral service or burial contract for the service for that person; amend KRS 367.942 to direct preneed burial contract agent licensees to maintain a certified state registrar death verification of each person for whose service the licensee received funds from the financial institution trustee, subject to examination by an authorized representative of the Attorney General's office.


     HCS - Retain original provisions of the Act; allow use of a verified copy of a record of death and a provisional report of death; apply provisions to a life insurer if life insurance or annuity benefits are used to fund preneed funeral contracts or prearrangements.

     SCS - Retain original provisions; change "provisional report of death" to "provisional certificate of death as defined in KRS 213.076."

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 3-introduced in House; to Banking and Insurance (H)
     Jan 5-posted in committee
     Jan 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Jan 12-2nd reading, to Rules
     Jan 19-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, January 20, 2006
     Feb 10-3rd reading, passed 93-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 13-received in Senate
     Feb 15-to Banking and Insurance (S)
     Mar 3-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 6-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 13-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 14, 2006
     Mar 14-3rd reading, passed 38-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 15-received in House; to Rules (H)
     Mar 17-posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute for Monday, March 20, 2006
     Mar 21-House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute ; passed 99-0
     Mar 22-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 30-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 102)

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