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10.29.08.00.htm 10.29.08.00. Title 10 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND MENTAL HYGIENE Subtitle 29 BOARD OF MORTICIANS AND FUNERAL DIRECTORS Chapter 08 Courtesy Card Authority: Health Occupations Article, ยง7-101(f) and 7-311, Annotated Code of Maryland
10.29.08.01.htm 10.29.08.01. 01 Scope.. These regulations govern courtesy cards for those licensed to practice mortuary science in other states or countries who wish to transport bodies from Maryland to their states or countries of licensure or from their states or countries of licensure to Maryland.
10.29.08.02.htm 10.29.08.02. 02 Definitions.. A. In this chapter, the following terms have the meanings indicated.. B. Terms Defined.. 1) "Board" means the Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors.. 2) "Committal service" means a ritual conducted at the graveside or crematory following a funeral held at a location other than a cemetery or crematory.3) "Courtesy card" means a license issued by the Board to licensed practitioners of mortuary science in other states or countries which allows these p
10.29.08.03.htm 10.29.08.03. 03 Requirements for Courtesy Card.. A. An individual already licensed in another state or country to practice mortuary science may apply to the Board for a courtesy card.B. An individual licensed to practice mortuary science from another state or country, and who is seeking a courtesy card issued by the Board, shall fulfill the following requirements:1) Complete an application on a form provided by the Board;. 2) Have the state or country where the individual
10.29.08.04.htm 10.29.08.04. 04 Authority of Courtesy Card.. Upon issuance of a courtesy card by the Board, the courtesy cardholder is authorized to:. A. Complete the family history portion of the death certificate and file it with the local health department or Department of Health and Mental Hygiene;B. Complete any other forms, including the burial transit permit, incident to the disposition of a dead human body;C. Transport an embalmed or unembalmed body from the state or country of li
10.29.08.05.htm 10.29.08.05. 05 Fee for Courtesy Card.. The fee for a courtesy card, as specified in COMAR 10.29.04, is nonrefundable and shall be prorated according to a schedule set by the Board.
10.29.08.06.htm 10.29.08.06. 06 Requirements for Renewal of Courtesy Card.. To renew a current courtesy card, the courtesy cardholder shall:. A. Complete a renewal application form provided by the Board;. B. Have the state or country where the individual is licensed certify, by affixing the seal of that state or country on the completed application, that the applicant is a licensee in good standing in that state or country; andC. Pay the renewal fee as specified in COMAR 10.29.04..
10.29.08.07.htm 10.29.08.07. 07 Prohibitions.. The holder of a courtesy card may not:. A. Transfer the card to another individual;. B. Own a funeral business in Maryland unless the courtesy cardholder is also an owner of or director in a corporation whose license is issued by the Board; orC. Except for the requirements listed in Regulation .04 of this chapter, perform any of the acts related to the practice of mortuary science in Maryland including, but not limited to:1) Arranging for funerals;.
10.29.08.9999.htm 10.29.08.9999. Administrative History Effective date: December 19, 1994 (21:25 Md. R. 2105). Regulation .02B amended as an emergency provision effective November 5, 2007 (34:24 Md. R. 2154) amended permanently effective February 25, 2008 (35:4 Md. R. 514)
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