Bill Status of HB4810 94th General Assembly
Short Description: CEMETERY VETERAN GRAVE MARKER
Rep. Donald L. Moffitt, Lisa M. Dugan, Careen M Gordon, Linda Chapa LaVia and Daniel V. Beiser
| 1/9/2007||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Cemetery Care Act. Provides that neither a public nor private cemetery may prohibit the use of flag holders and grave markers for veterans unless it (i) has a written policy prohibiting this use, (ii) notifies a prospective purchaser of burial services or of a grave, niche, or mausoleum crypt of the policy, and (iii) posts the policy prominently at all entrances and exits to the cemetery. Provides that any veteran's flag holder or grave marker displayed on a veteran's grave, niche, or crypt on the effective date of this Act shall be permitted to continue to be used or displayed notwithstanding any policy adopted after the effective date. Effective immediately.