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

ORS 97.778

  • quorum
  • meetings


The Oregon Commission on Historic Cemeteries shall select one of its members as chairperson and another as vice chairperson for such terms and with duties and powers necessary for the performance of the functions of such offices as the commission determines.


A majority of the members of the commission constitutes a quorum for the transaction of business.


The commission shall meet at least once every three months at a place, day and hour determined by the commission. The commission also shall meet at other times and places specified by the call of the chairperson or of a majority of the members of the commission. [1999 c.731 §5; 2003 c.173 §4]
Note: See note under 97.772 (Definition of “historic cemetery”).
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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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