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The publication, dissemination, or circulation of any oral or written matter, including labeling, which directly calls to the attention of the public the goods and services one has to offer.

Advertising

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An individual legally entitled to order the cremation of human remains or legally authorized to control the final disposition of human remains.

Authorizing Agent

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Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors

Board

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Includes a funeral establishment contracting with a crematory or the designated next of kin of a decedent contracting with a crematory.

Consumer

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All human remains recovered after completion of cremation and the use of mechanical pulverizing equipment.

Cremated Human Remains

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The process of reducing human remains to bone fragments through intense heat and evaporation, including any mechanical or thermal process and may include pulverization.

Cremation

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A readily combustible, rigid container in which human remains are sent to the crematory adn then placed in the cremation chamber for cremation.

Cremation Container

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The machinery within which the process of cremation of human remains begins.

Cremator

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A building, portion of a building, or structure that houses the necessary appliances and facilities for cremation.

Crematory

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Has the same meaning as "permit holder."

Crematory Authority

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The disinfection and preserving of human remains by arterial or cavity injection or any other type of preservation.

Embalming

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Controlling or managing a crematory.

Engage in the Operation of a Crematory

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An area within or adjacent to the crematory establishment designed for the retention of human remains before cremation.

Holding Facility

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The body of a deceased person, or part of a body or limb that has been removed from a living person.

Human Remains

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The Office of Cemetery Oversight.

Office

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A license issued by the Board to allow a person to operate a business which engages in the operation of a crematory.

Permit

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The holder of a permit issued under Health Occupations Article, Title 7, Annotated Code of Maryland, to operate a crematory.

Permit Holder

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An individual, personal representative, or corporation that is the operator of a mortuary science business where the practice of mortuary science is conducted for the corporation by a licensed mortician or funeral director, a partnership, or professional association, each comprised of one or more licensed morticians or funeral directors.

Person

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The end result of pulverization, where the residue from the cremation process is pulverized leaving only bone fragments reduced to 5 millimeters or less.

Processed Human Remains

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An individual registed to operate a crematory as a sole proprietor or on behalf of a sole proprietor or permit holder.

Registered Crematory Operator

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A container in which cremated human remains can be placed and sealed so as to prevent leakage or the enterance of foreign materials.

Sealable Container

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This chapter governs the crematory permit process and fees for persons regulated under Health Occupations Article, Title 7, Annotated Code of Maryland.

10.29.17 Crematories- Permit, Licensing, and Fees

.01 Scope

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If the Individual:

  • Holds a permit or registration under Business Regulation Article, Title 5, Annotated Code of Maryland; and
  • Owns a greater interest in a crematory than a licensee or hoder of a corporation license under Health Occupations Article, Title 7, Annotated Code of Maryland;

10.29.17.02 Permit- Issuing Agency

A. Office of Cemetery Oversight. An Individual shall obtain a permit to engage in the operation of a crematory from the Office:

(1)

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If the person's ownership interest is equal to the ownership interest in the crematory of a licensee or holder of a corporation license under Health Occupations Article, Title 7, Annotated Code of Maryland; or

10.29.17.02 Permit- Issuing Agency

A. Office of Cemetery Oversight. An Individual shall obtain a permit to engage in the operation of a crematory from the Office:

(2)

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If the person who owns the crematory is not:

  • A licensee or holder of a corporation license under Health Occupations Article, Title 5, Annotated Code of Maryland; or
  • A registrant or permit holder under Business Regulation Article, Title 5, Annotated Code of Maryland.

10.29.17.02 Permit- Issuing Agency

A. Office of Cemetery Oversight. An Individual shall obtain a permit to engage in the operation of a crematory from the Office:

(3)

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A person shall obtain a permit to engage in the operation of a crematory from the Board if the person:

  1. Is a licensee or holder of a corporation license under Health Occupations Article, Title 7, Annotated Code of Maryland; and
  2. Owns a greater interest in a crematory than a person who holds a permit or registration under Business Regulation Article, Title 5, Annotated Code of Maryland.

10.29.17.02 Permit- Issuing Agency

B. Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors

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Subject to approval of the Board, a person shall receive a permit to operate a crematory in this State if the person meets the permit requirements of this chapter.

10.29.17.03 Permit- Requirements for Permit

A.

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Submit an application on a form provided by the Board;

10.29.17.03 Permit- Requirements for Permit

B. A person shall:

(1)

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Pay the nonrefundable application fee and any other applicable fees set forth in Regulation .09 of this chapter;

10.29.17.03 Permit- Requirements for Permit

B. A person shall:

(2)

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Be of good moral character, if the applicant is an individual;

10.29.17.03 Permit- Requirements for Permit

B. A person shall:

(3)