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

ORS 97.971
Delivery of document of gift or refusal not required

  • right to examine


(1)

A document of gift need not be delivered during the donor’s lifetime to be effective.

(2)

Upon or after an individual’s death, a person in possession of a document of gift or a refusal to make an anatomical gift with respect to the individual shall allow examination and copying of the document of gift or the refusal by a person authorized to make or object to the making of an anatomical gift with respect to the individual or by a person to whom the gift could pass under ORS 97.969 (Authorized recipients of anatomical gifts). [2007 c.681 §12]
Note: See note under 97.951 (Short title).
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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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