OCCUPATIONAL CODE (EXCERPT)
Act 299 of 1980
339.1804 Funeral establishment; individuals required to be license holder for practice of mortuary science; use of name after death or retirement of member.
(1) An individual whose name appears in connection with that of a funeral establishment shall be considered as actively engaged in the practice of funeral directing or the practice of mortuary science and shall be the holder of a license for the practice of mortuary science. If a funeral establishment is a corporation or partnership, each active member of the corporation or partnership, together with each individual whose name appears or is used in connection with the name of the corporation or partnership, shall be the holder of a license for the practice of mortuary science.
(2) This article shall not prevent a funeral establishment from using or continuing to use an otherwise lawful corporate or partnership name after the death or retirement of a member if each active member or employee is properly licensed under this article.
History: 1980, Act 299, Imd. Eff. Oct. 21, 1980
Popular Name: Act 299
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