personal representatives; funeral directors; prohibition – Introduced by Representative Bollick
Read introduced version here: https://www.azleg.gov/legtext/54leg/2R/bills/HB2249P.htm
Accepted Amended version: https://www.azleg.gov/legtext/54leg/2R/bills/HB2249H.htm
This bill prohibit Funeral Directors and/or Funeral Establishment Owners from appointing themselves as personal executives of the estate.
AFCCA Position: We support a bill that will help regulate probate as it stands to the funeral industry, we have been working to ensure verbiage is correct. This bill will most likely pass, and we will hopefully be able to amend it next year to correct any verbiage. Please email email@example.com with any concerns.
March 27, 2020
Signed into law by Governor Doug Ducey
March 16, 2020
The Arizona Senate approved HB2249 unanimously but needs Gov. Doug Ducey’s signature to become law.
February 25, 2020
Senate second read
February 24, 2020
Senate first read
February 10, 2020
Amended bill passed through House COW
January 21, 2020
House first read of the bill
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