By the Division of Professional Licensure

Date:    February 18, 2014
Place:   Room 1 D
1000 Washington Street,
Boston, MA 02118


12:30 – Open Session

Discuss evacuation plan


I. Read and vote on public minutes of the February 4, 2014 meeting

II. Old Business
   a. FAQ Guidance on Transportation and Death Certificates by authorized individuals
   b. Board Notice re 239 CMR 3.13(1)

III. Correspondence
   a. Reinstatement request – JJ, EM 5668
   b. Sale of Monuments by Funeral Directors- Attorney Barrett A. Hurwitz

IV. Policy Matters
   a. Board oversight of pre-need matters when a Trust is involved
   b. Funeral establishment Tax Id numbers and administrative tracking

V. Type 3 applicant: Heather Carr Reiter
VI. Topics for discussion for future policy Board meetings
   a. Board website
   b. Education
   c. Insurance and pre-need issues
   d. Widow’s clause
   e. Establishment certificates
   f. Probate and Board oversight issues

VII.    Topics not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours in advance of meeting:

VIII.    Adjournment


Reasonable accommodations or modifications will be provided to individuals with disabilities to participate in the Board of Embalming & Funeral Directing meeting. All requests should be directed to Deborah Cassano by calling 617-727-3110 or TTY/TDD:  (617) 727-2099 by no later than a week prior to the meeting. While the Division will attempt to honor all requests, those requests received after a week prior to the meeting may not be provided due to feasibility.