Sunset Process - Senate Business, Labor, and Technology Committee. The bill implements the recommendations of the sunset report for the mortuary science code. The bill:
- Continues the registration of mortuary science businesses ( Sections 1 and 2 );
- Clarifies that a funeral establishment is responsible for the identification and tracking of human remains from the time it takes custody until final disposition or the return to the next of kin. The establishment must get an attestation of identity before taking possession of the remains ( Section 3 ).
- Changes the subject of certain regulation from a cremationist to a crematory, which is a registered entity ( Sections 4 and 5 ).