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

ORS 97.670
Selling land unsuited for burials

If in the board of directors’ opinion, any portion of the lands of a nonprofit corporation organized and existing solely for the purposes of either owning or operating a cemetery or the cremation of dead bodies and the burial and care of incinerate remains is unsuitable for burial purposes or other purposes of the corporation, the board of directors may sell such portion and apply the proceeds to the general purposes of such corporation in the same proportion and manner as provided by ORS 97.660 (Lands of cemetery or crematory corporation) to 97.680 (Recording plan). [Formerly 65.865]
Note: See note under 97.660 (Lands of cemetery or crematory corporation).
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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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