CEMETERY CARE-DEFINE CARE-LIC
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Cemetery Care Act. Removes from the definition of
"care" overhead expense and maintenance of records of lot ownership,
transfers, and burials. Provides that the definition of "care" does
not include the compensation of employees the preponderance of whose
duties do not involve the maintenance of the cemetery. Provides that
a cemetery authority owning, operating, controlling, or managing a
privately operated cemetery shall make application for a license
within 30 days whenever it is newly organized and desires to be
licensed to accept care funds or whenever there is a sale or transfer
of a controlling interest.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
760 ILCS 100/9
Adds reference to:
760 ILCS 100/15b
Provides that, to the extent surplus income from the care fund is
available, the definition of "care" includes the payment of overhead
expenses and the maintenance of records of lot ownership, transfers,
and burials. Removes the provision that excludes from the definition
of "care" compensation of employees the preponderance of whose duties
do not include the maintenance of the cemetery. Removes the provision
that requires a cemetery authority to make application for a license
within 30 days. Further amends the Cemetery Care Act. In provisions
concerning a cemetery authority sale or transfer, provides that, when
the Comptroller issues a new cemetery care license upon application of
the newly controlled corporation or partnership, the license must be
applied for within 30 days of the anticipated date of the sale or
transfer. Adds an immediate effective date.
STATE MANDATES ACT FISCAL NOTE
SB 1244 fails to create a State mandate.
FISCAL NOTE (Comptroller)
SB 1244 will not create any significant incremental costs to
the Office of the Comptroller.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0623
Last action date: 98-07-10
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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