34-27 CEMETERIES AND BURIAL RECORDS
CEMETERIES AND BURIAL RECORDS
34-27-1 to 34-27-3. Repealed.
Racial discrimination in cemetery as petty offense--Restrictive covenants void--Immunity from liability for damages.
Burial record book required of cemetery--Indexes--Ownership records--Official
Purpose of requirements as to cemetery plats.
Subdivision and platting of cemeteries required--Filing with local registrar of vital
Numbering of grave spaces on cemetery plat--Designation of veterans' burials--Marking of burials.
Cemetery plats received by local registrar--Posting when burial permit issued.
Card-index records of burials maintained by local registrar--Contents.
Supervision of burial record system by Department of Health--Enforcement powers.
Filing by local registrars of data from graves registration survey project--Fees not
Violation or failure to maintain records as misdemeanor.
Duty of reinterment when cemetery removed--Punishment for omission of duty.
Liability for expense of reinterment on removal of cemetery.
Punishment for omission to reinter when cemetery removed.
Opening grave or breaking building with intent to remove body or coffin as
Removing dead body maliciously or with intent to sell or dissect as misdemeanor.
Receiving dead body unlawfully removed as misdemeanor.
Definition of terms.
Buying, selling, or bartering human skeletal remains or funerary objects as felony.
Commercial display of human skeletal remains or funerary objects as felony.
Reporting discovery of human skeletal remains--Failure to report as misdemeanor.
Disturbing human skeletal remains or funerary objects as felony.
Notification to landowner and coroner--Notification to state archaeologist and tribal
Rules promulgated by State Historical Society Board of Trustees.
Discovery of human remains or funerary objects by state educational institution or
museum--Contact state archaeologist--Notice to tribal officials--Tribal request--Disposition of remains or objects.
Refusal to turn over remains or objects to tribal group--Appeal.
Confidentiality of archaeological records pertaining to location of unmarked burials
and other human remains--Exceptions.