Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 6602
Session Year 2023


To (1) give equal access to the electronic death registry system to funeral directors licensed in the state who have an out-of-state facility, (2) increase the availability of funeral services by allowing licensed funeral directors to not employ a full-time licensed embalmer if such funeral director is not the owner or part-owner of a funeral home, funeral service business or other establishment engaged in the practice of embalming, and (3) ensure healthy and safe practices in funeral homes.

Introduced by:
Public Health Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/13/2023(LCO)File Number 579
 4/13/2023House Calendar Number 350
 4/13/2023Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/13/2023(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/6/2023(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/12/23 5:00 PM
 3/28/2023(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/27/2023(PH)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/17/2023Public Hearing 02/22
 2/6/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Public Health

Co-sponsors of HB-6602

Rep. Bob Godfrey, 110th Dist.

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