The AFCCA Board of Directors is remaining neutral on HB 2188, funeral intern bill which will allow for Mortuary Science graduates to complete their Funeral Director and/or Embalmer Internship within one year.
Here is a link to the draft legislation: https://www.azleg.gov/legtext/54leg/1R/bills/HB2188P.pdf
In order to sign on to the bill:
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February 13, 2019
The bill passed the House 60-0 and will be sent to the Senate.
February 4, 2019:
Approved by rules committee with 8-0 vote.
January 28, 2019:
Assigned to committee and up for hearing. Approved 7-0 vote