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The 2008 Florida Statutes

Title XXXIII
REGULATION OF TRADE, COMMERCE, INVESTMENTS, AND SOLICITATIONS
Chapter 497
FUNERAL, CEMETERY, AND CONSUMER SERVICES
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Chapter 497, Part II, Florida Statutes 2008

PART II

CEMETERY REGULATION

497.260  Cemeteries; exemption; investigation and mediation.

497.261  Existing companies, effect of this chapter.

497.262  Duty of care and maintenance of licensed cemetery.

497.263  Cemetery companies; license required; licensure requirements and procedures.

497.264  License not assignable or transferable.

497.265  Annual license fees.

497.266  Care and maintenance trust fund; remedy of department for noncompliance.

497.267  Disposition of income of care and maintenance trust fund; notice to purchasers and depositors.

497.268  Care and maintenance trust fund, percentage of payments for burial rights to be deposited.

497.269  Care and maintenance trust fund; financial reports.

497.270  Minimum acreage; sale or disposition of cemetery lands.

497.271  Standards for construction and significant alteration or renovation of mausoleums and columbaria.

497.272  Construction of mausoleums, columbaria, and belowground crypts; preconstruction trust fund; compliance requirement.

497.273  Cemetery companies; authorized functions.

497.274  Standards for grave spaces.

497.276  Records.

497.2765  Recording purchase of burial rights.

497.277  Other charges.

497.278  Monuments; installation fees.

497.280  Illegal tying arrangements.

497.281  Licensure of brokers of burial rights.

497.282  Disclosure of information to public.

497.283  Prohibition on sale of personal property or services.

497.284  Abandoned cemeteries; immunity; actions.

497.285  Inactive cemeteries.

497.286  Owners to provide addresses; presumption of abandonment; abandonment procedures; sale of abandoned unused burial rights.

497.287  Report of identification of exempt cemeteries.