HB 1464 Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, Department of; disposition of unclaimed bodies.
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Summary as introduced:
Disposition of unclaimed bodies; Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services.  Provides that in the case of a person who has been committed to the custody of the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services and died prior to his release, whose body is unclaimed and whose body the Commissioner of Health refuses to accept for scientific study, the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services shall bear the reasonable costs of disposition of the body. This bill also provides that if a claimant is unable to pay reasonable expenses of disposition, the expenses shall be born by the county or city where the claimant currently resides.

Full text:
12/03/10  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100841D  pdf | impact statement
02/17/11  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1464ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/25/11  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0567)  pdf

Status:
12/03/10  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100841D
12/03/10  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/18/11  House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N)
01/19/11  House: Read first time
01/20/11  House: Read second time and engrossed
01/21/11  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (94-Y 0-N)
01/21/11  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (94-Y 0-N)
01/24/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/11  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/10/11  Senate: Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
02/11/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/14/11  Senate: Read third time
02/14/11  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/11  House: Enrolled
02/17/11  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1464ER)
02/17/11  House: Signed by Speaker
02/20/11  Senate: Signed by President
03/25/11  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 567 (effective 7/1/11)
03/25/11  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0567)