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

ORS 97.984
Liability of executor who carries out anatomical gift

A person named executor who carries out an anatomical gift of the testator made under the provisions of ORS 97.957 (Methods of making anatomical gift before death of donor) before issuance of letters testamentary or under a will which is not admitted to probate shall not be liable to the surviving spouse or next of kin for performing acts necessary to carry out the gift of the testator. [Formerly 97.966]
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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