HB2694: Relating to Funeral Escorts

Review Draft Bill Here: https://www.azleg.gov/legtext/54leg/1R/bills/HB2694P.pdf

The AFCCA Board of Directors is in favor of this legislation.

Legislation to amend verbiage existing law that:

  • Clarifies how funeral escort vehicles are required to be marked
  • Puts licensing requirements on drivers under the Arizona State Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers.
  • Adds in Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance Policy Requirements
  • Exempts non-profit organizations such as Patriot Guard Riders
  • Sheriff’s Department is in support of this bill

Bill Updates

February 15

There will be a committee hearing  on Wednesday, February 20 at 2:00 p.m, in Hearing Room 3 at the House of Representatives. If you would like to show your support, please sign on to speak.
To sign your approval, visit https://apps.azleg.gov.
  • Click Sign On at top of page
  • Login or create an account
  • Click Request to Speak
  • Click New Request on left hand side of page
  • Type in HB2694 in Search Phrase
  • Click Add Request

February 11

Bill was introduced to the house. Waiting to be assigned a committee. Week of February 18th is the last week to be heard by a committee.



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