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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2018

LCO No. 4461

   
 

*SB0046704461SDO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. DOYLE, 9th Dist.

SEN. KISSEL, 7th Dist.

 

To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 467

File No. 609

Cal. No. 362

"AN ACT CONCERNING THE CUSTODY AND CONTROL OF A DECEDENT'S BODY."

In line 177, after "instructions", insert the following: "and in any civil action brought against such funeral director or embalmer for negligence relating to such disposition, such funeral director or embalmer shall be presumed to have acted reasonably"

In line 187, after "revision", insert the following: "by the person or persons with the right of disposition following the death of the decedent"