By the Division of Professional Licensure

Date: September 10, 2013
Place: Room 1 D
1000 Washington Street,
Boston, MA 02118


12:30 – 1:00- Closed Session

Review Cases – Closed Session – Investigatory Conference – Pursuant to M.G.L. c. 112 § 65C

1:00 – Open Session

Discuss evacuation plan

  1. Read and accept public minutes of the July 23, 2013 meeting.
  2. Apprentices – review applications
    1. Erin C. McGaffigan, Jason R. MacDonald, Ryan P. Dorgan, Ashley M. Rivera, and Lynn Hathaway-Viveiros
  3. Funeral Assistants – review applications
    1. Gary David Follette, Craig A J Manseau, Daniel C. Rowley, Julio C. Vitoriano and Donald T. Russo
  4. Swearing in: Type 6s:
    1. James P. Burtt, John N. Sampson Jr., Brian M. O’Neil, Sarah E. Lavendier and Michael C. Law
  5. Executive Session – Closed – Pursuant to M.G.L. c. 30A § 21(a)(1) (2:30pm)
    1. Application of A.F.
  6. Establishment Certificate Application
    1. Ryan O’Hanlon
  7. Executive Session – Closed – Pursuant to M.G.L. c. 30A § 21(a)(3)
    1. EM-08-009
    2. EM-08-053 and EM-08-101
  8. Board Counsel Report
    1. Electronic Death Certificates – January 2014
  9. Board Interview
    1. Wayne Mitchell
  10. Review CEU Applications
  11. Correspondence:
    1. Norton Funeral Home correspondence regarding widow’s clause
  12. Topics for discussion at the Board’s next meeting
  1. Topics not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours in advance of meeting:
  1. Adjournment

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