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Code of Virginia
Title 53.1. Prisons and Other Methods of Correction
Chapter 13. Death Sentences

§ 53.1-236. Disposition of remains.

Upon application of the relatives of the person executed, the remains after execution shall be returned to their address and at their cost. If no such application is made within three days of the date of execution, the provisions of § 32.1-298 shall apply.

Code 1950, §§ 19-281, 19.1-307, 53-323; 1960, c. 366; 1972, c. 145; 1978, c. 614; 1982, c. 636.

The chapters of the acts of assembly referenced in the historical citation at the end of this section may not constitute a comprehensive list of such chapters and may exclude chapters whose provisions have expired.