Cemeteries; required to publish notice of intent to declare interment rights abandoned in newspaper. (HB2441)

Introduced By

Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Cemeteries; abandoned interment rights; notice.  Requires a cemetery to publish a general notice of its intent to declare interment rights abandoned in a newspaper of general circulation in the county or city where the cemetery is located for four consecutive weeks when the cemetery has no information about the owner of interment rights. The bill spells out the requirements for declaring the interment abandoned. Read the Bill »


02/01/2011: passed committee


01/19/2011Presented and ordered printed 11103432D
01/19/2011Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/01/2011Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2011Read first time
02/03/2011Read second time
02/03/2011Passed by for the day
02/04/2011Stricken from House calendar
02/06/2011Passed by for the day