Tex. Health & Safety Code Section 716.251
Crematory Establishment Records


A crematory establishment shall maintain a record at its place of business of each cremation. The record must contain:


the name of the deceased person;


the date of the cremation;


the final disposition of the cremated remains; and


any other document required by this chapter.


A record must be kept on file at least until the fifth anniversary of the cremation.
Added by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 178, Sec. 2, eff. Sept. 1, 2003.

Source: Section 716.251 — Crematory Establishment Records, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/HS/htm/HS.­716.­htm#716.­251 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 716.251’s source at texas​.gov