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

ORS 97.540
Commission, bonus or rebate for recommendation of cemetery

No person shall pay, cause to be paid or offer to pay, and no person, firm or corporation shall receive, directly or indirectly, except as provided in ORS 97.530 (Commission, bonus or rebate for sale of plot or services), any commission, bonus, rebate or other thing of value in consideration of recommending or causing a dead human body to be disposed of in any cemetery. Each violation of this section constitutes a separate offense.
Chapter 97

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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