Tex. Health & Safety Code Section 716.102
Receipt Acknowledging Acceptance of Remains


A crematory establishment shall furnish to a representative of a funeral establishment who delivers deceased human remains to the crematory establishment a receipt that includes:


the signature and printed name of the representative who delivered the remains;


the date and time of the delivery;


the type of cremation container in which the remains were delivered;


the name of the funeral establishment or other entity that contracted to provide for the cremation;


the name of the individual who received the human remains on behalf of the crematory; and


the name of the deceased person.


The crematory establishment shall retain a copy of the receipt required by Subsection (a) in the crematory establishment’s records.
Added by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 178, Sec. 2, eff. Sept. 1, 2003.

Source: Section 716.102 — Receipt Acknowledging Acceptance of Remains, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/HS/htm/HS.­716.­htm#716.­102 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 716.102’s source at texas​.gov