House Bill 707

Last Action to Health & Welfare (H)
Title AN ACT relating to the transportation of bodies for cremation.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1967
Sponsor R. Webb
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 213.081 to specify that transport of a body for cremation shall only be performed by a funeral director or person acting as such; and specify that the permit stating cause of death must accompany body; amend KRS 367.97501 to specify that crematory authorities may only transport cremated remains, not uncremated human remains.
Index Headings of Original Version Cemeteries and Burials - Transportation of bodies for cremation, funeral director to perform
Licensing - Crematory operators, not authorized to transport body
Occupations and Professions - Crematory operators, not authorized to transport body


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