Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
11/30/2022

Part III. Internship: Funeral Supervisors' Responsibilities

18VAC65-40-340. Supervisors' responsibilities.

A. The supervisor shall provide the intern with all applicable laws and regulations or sections of regulations relating to the funeral industry.

B. The supervisor shall provide the intern with copies of and instruction in the use of all forms and price lists employed by the funeral establishment.

C. The supervisor shall provide the intern with instruction in all aspects of funeral services and shall allow the intern under direct supervision to assist in conducting a minimum of 25 funerals.

D. The embalming supervisor shall provide instruction on all necessary precautions, embalming functions, and reporting forms and shall allow the intern under direct supervision to assist in the performance of a minimum of 25 embalmings.

E. The supervisor shall provide the intern with instruction in making preneed funeral arrangements and instruction on the laws and regulations pertaining to preneed funeral contracts and disclosures.

F. The supervisor shall provide instruction on cremation and on the laws and regulations pertaining to cremation.

G. If a training site does not offer preneed funeral planning or cremation services, the supervisor shall arrange for such training at another licensed funeral establishment that does.

Statutory Authority

§§ 54.1-2400 and 54.1-2817 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR320-01-04 § 3.1, eff. October 9, 1991; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 14, eff. May 3, 1995; Volume 15, Issue 7, eff. January 20, 1999; Volume 19, Issue 10, eff. February 26, 2003; Volume 22, Issue 21, eff. July 26, 2006; Volume 23, Issue 12, eff. March 21, 2007; Volume 38, Issue 12, eff. March 3, 2022.

18VAC65-40-350. (Repealed.)

Historical Notes

Derived from VR320-01-04 §§ 3.2 to 3.13, 4.1 to 4.4 and 5.1 to 5.13, eff. October 9, 1991; amended, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 14, eff. May 3, 1995; repealed, Virginia Register Volume 15, Issue 7, eff. January 20, 1999.

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