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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 IV, Florida Statutes 2008

PART IV

PRENEED SALES

497.450  Preneed sales; chapter exclusive; applicability of other laws.

497.451  Insurance business not authorized.

497.452  Preneed license required.

497.453  Application for preneed license, procedures and criteria; renewal; reports.

497.454  Approval of preneed contract and related forms.

497.455  Nonconforming contracts.

497.456  Preneed Funeral Contract Consumer Protection Trust Fund.

497.457  Ownership of proceeds received on contracts.

497.458  Disposition of proceeds received on contracts.

497.459  Cancellation of, or default on, preneed contracts.

497.460  Payment of funds upon death of named beneficiary.

497.461  Surety bonding as alternative to trust deposit.

497.462  Other alternatives to deposits under s. 497.458.

497.463  Existing merchandise trust funds; proof of compliance with law.

497.464  Alternative preneed contracts.

497.465  Inactive, surrendered, and revoked preneed licensees.

497.466  Preneed sales agents, license required; application procedures and criteria; appointment of agents; responsibility of preneed licensee.

497.467  Acceptability of funeral and burial merchandise.

497.468  Disclosure of information to the public.