LIMIT HEALTH CARE POWER OF ATTORNEY.

View NCGA Bill Details2017-2018 Session
House Bill 628 (Public) Filed Thursday, April 6, 2017
AN ACT PROHIBITING HEALTH CARE AGENTS FROM AMENDING FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS SPECIFIED IN PRENEED FUNERAL CONTRACTS.
Intro. by Alexander, Hunter.

Status: Ref To Com On Judiciary I (House Action) (Apr 10 2017)

Bill History:

H 628

Bill Summaries:

  • Summary date: Apr 6 2017 - More information

    Amends GS 32A-19 to provide that health care powers of attorney do not authorize a health care agent to change the funeral arrangements or performing funeral establishment specified in a preneed funeral contract purchased by or on behalf of the principal.

    Makes technical changes to GS 90-201.124. Provides that the statute does not grant the right of a health care agent to change the funeral arrangements or performing funeral establishment specified in a preneed contract purchased by or on behalf of the principal.

    Makes conforming changes to GS 90-210.63A.


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