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49 Pa. Code § 13.173. Approval by the Board.

§ 13.173. Approval by the Board.

 Preparation rooms of funeral establishments shall be approved by the Board. Approval shall be requested by the licensed funeral director. A licensed funeral director, resident intern or student trainee may not embalm or scientifically prepare human remains in a room not approved by the Board. This section does not prohibit the preparation of human remains as required by other laws of the Commonwealth or the United States.


   The provisions of this §  13.173 adopted October 19, 1973, effective October 20, 1973, 3 Pa.B. 2392; amended November 11, 1977, effective November 12, 1977, 7 Pa.B. 3306; amended December 6, 1991, effective December 7, 1991, 21 Pa.B. 5645. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (143308).

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