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New Jersey Statutes, Title: 26, HEALTH AND VITAL STATISTICS

    Chapter 7: Burial permit

      Section: 26:7-18.1: Time lapse after death

           No person shall cremate a dead human body unless at least 24 hours have elapsed from the time of death as recorded on the death certificate to the time of cremation.

L.1983, c. 385, s. 1.

This section added to the Rutgers Database: 2012-09-26 13:37:49.

Older versions of 26:7-18.1 (if available):

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