Mississippi Legislature

2000 Regular Session

House Bill 783

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Bill Text

History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: Preneed sales of cemetery merchandise; codify regulation in Cemetery Law.

Bill Text: [Introduced]

History of Actions:

102/09/00(H)Referred To Insurance
203/07/00(H)Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective datePassage
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
3/5ths vote requiredYes

House Committee:

Principal Author: Stevens

Additional Authors: Chism, Masterson, Montgomery (74th)

Code Sections: A 075-0063-0001, A 075-0063-0015, A 075-0063-0018, A 075-0063-0019, RP 075-0063-0005

Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTIONS 75-63-1, 75-63-15, 75-63-18 AND 75-63-19, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REMOVE CEMETERIES FROM THE PROVISIONS OF LAW WHICH REGULATE SALES OF CEMETERY MERCHANDISE AND FUNERAL SERVICES FOR FUTURE DELIVERY; TO CREATE NEW CODE SECTIONS TO BE CODIFIED AS A SEPARATE ARTICLE IN THE MISSISSIPPI CEMETERY LAW TO PROVIDE REGULATION OF SALES OF CEMETERY MERCHANDISE FOR FUTURE DELIVERY; TO REPEAL SECTION 75-63-5, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, WHICH CLARIFIES THAT CEMETERIES ARE NOT REQUIRED TO ACCEPT PROPERTY OR PERFORM SERVICES CONTRARY TO LAW; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 03/07/00 at 17:26.



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