10A NCAC 44 .0307          CREMATION

(a)  In the event relatives or other interested persons claim the body but are unable to provide transportation or final disposition, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner shall arrange for the cremation of the body and for the mailing of the ashes to the relatives or other interested persons without charge.

(b)  All arrangements for the cremation of bodies shall conform to Department of Administration purchase and contract rules, 1 NCAC 5.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A‑417; 130A‑418;

Eff. March 31, 1980;

Transferred and Recodified from 10 NCAC 11 .0807 Eff. April 4, 1990;

Amended Eff. September 1, 1990.