HB 1056 Veterans; determination of status of unclaimed cremains.
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Summary as introduced:
Determination of status of unclaimed cremains belonging to veterans.  Provides that prior to the disposal of any unclaimed cremains, a funeral director must submit the name and any other identifying information for such cremains to the Department of Veterans Services for the purposes of determining whether the unclaimed cremains are those of a veteran.  Under the bill, the names and any personal identifying information submitted by a funeral director to the Department of Veterans Services are exempt from disclosure under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act ( 2.2-3700 et seq.).

Full text:
01/11/12  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103438D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/11/12  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103438D
01/11/12  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/17/12  House: Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/24/12  House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table by voice vote
02/14/12  House: Left in General Laws