Rights and Duties Relating to Cemeteries, Human Bodies and Anatomical Gifts

ORS 97.445
Vacating county interest in cemetery real property

Consistent with the provisions of ORS 368.326 (Purpose of vacation procedures) to 368.366 (Vesting of vacated property), a county may vacate any real property interests the county may own in a cemetery. Consistent with ORS 368.366 (Vesting of vacated property) (2), the county may vacate its real property interests in favor of a private nonprofit organization provided the organization states its intent to provide for the continuing maintenance and care of the cemetery and associated facilities. [1997 c.747 §2]
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Atty. Gen. Opinions

Embalming dead human body without prior authorization from surviving spouse or next of kin, (1981) Vol 41, p 457


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