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House Bill No. 6468

Public Act No. 03-67

AN ACT CONCERNING FUNERAL AND BURIAL PLOT ALLOWANCES.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. Section 17b-91 of the general statutes is amended by adding subsection (f) as follows (Effective October 1, 2003):

(NEW) (f) The exclusion for the burial fund amount in subsection (a) of this section, the exclusion for the burial plot value in subsection (b) of this section and the exclusion for the irrevocable funeral contract value in subsection (c) of this section shall be applied by the commissioner uniformly throughout the state. For the purposes of this section, "burial plot" means a grave site, crypt, mausoleum or niche, cremation urn or any other repository traditionally used for the remains of a deceased person and a headstone or marker.