February 28, 2006
Bureau of Occupational Licenses
Budd Hetrick, Deputy Bureau Chief
Janice Wiedrick, Technical Records Specialist I
GUESTS: Representative Max Black,
Paul Coltrin, Chairman of the
Chairman English called the meeting to order at 4:05p.m.
Discussion was held on House Bill
540, which changes pre-need sales audits; deletes the Mortician Certificate of
Authority license; lengthens the ti
The bill requires that persons who
sell pre-need goods and services be a licensed Mortician or Funeral Director
but not be required to hold the Certificate of Authority to sell goods and
services. The Board deter
The bill also re
Mr. Coltrin stated the Association sent out notification to all members about the proposed changes and has not had any negative comments. The Bureau has not received any negative comments on the proposed legislation.
Chairman Black has received seven calls in opposition of the proposed legislation and would like to avoid controversy in Committee.
Chairman Black will get back to the Board after talking with Committee Members.
Ms. Jacobsen stated her appreciation to Chairman Black for meeting with the Board.
The Board Members stated their appreciation to Chairman Black for working with them on this legislation.
Having no further business before them, the conference call adjourned at 4:54p.m.