71-609. Caskets; sale by retail dealer; record; report.

Every retail dealer in caskets shall keep a record of sales, which record shall include the name and post office address of the purchaser and the name and date and place of death of the deceased. A report of sales or no sales shall be forwarded to the department on the first day of each month. This requirement shall not apply to persons selling caskets only to dealers or funeral directors and embalmers. Every seller of a casket at retail who does not have charge of the disposition of the body shall enclose within the casket a notice calling attention to the requirements of the law and a blank certificate of death.

Source:Laws 1919, c. 190, tit. VI, art. II, div. IX, § 11, p. 783; C.S.1922, § 8241; Laws 1927, c. 166, § 6, p. 450; C.S.1929, § 71-2413; R.S.1943, § 71-609; Laws 1993, LB 187, § 10; Laws 1996, LB 1044, § 521; Laws 2007, LB296, § 410.