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DEAD BODIES

See also FUNERALS; MORTUARY SCIENCE

Anatomical gifts, see ORGAN DONORS

Animals, see CARCASSES

Autopsies, see AUTOPSIES

Bestiality, criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.294

Boards of health, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2012 145A.07

Burial, see BURIAL

Caskets, see CASKETS

Cemeteries, see CEMETERIES

Certificates of removal, Minn. Statutes 2012 149A.90, 2012 149A.93

Concealment, children under two, Minn. Statutes 2012 617.21

Coroners, see CORONERS

Cremation, see CREMATION

Custody

Coroners, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.11

Sheriff, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.32

Death records, see under BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS

Death scene investigations, Minn. Statutes 2012 299A.81

Death, see DEATH

Definitions

Mortuary science regulation, Minn. Statutes 2012 149A.02

Vital Statistics Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.212

Disinterment, see Exhumation under this topic

Dissection, authorization, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.161

Exhumation

Abandoned cemeteries, Minn. Statutes 2012 306.243

Coroners, power to exhume bodies, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.11

Correction of interment errors, Minn. Statutes 2012 306.155

Disinterment, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2012 149A.96

Medical examiners, power to exhume, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.32

Public institution cemeteries, Minn. Statutes 2012 241.17, 2012 241.18

Fetal remains, see FETAL REMAINS

Final disposition, defined, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.212

Funerals, see FUNERALS

Hearses, see HEARSES

Human organs, see HUMAN ORGANS

Human skeletal remains, Minn. Statutes 2012 307.08, 2012 307.082

Identification

During national security or peacetime emergencies, Minn. Statutes 2012 12.381

Unknown deceased persons

Coroners and medical examiners, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.225, 2012 390.25

Information, Internet publication, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.05

Interference with bodies or effects, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.502

Jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.012

Metropolitan area towns, duties regarding, Minn. Statutes 2012 368.01

Mortuary science, see MORTUARY SCIENCE

Organ donors, see ORGAN DONORS

Policy of state, human skeletal remains, Minn. Statutes 2012 307.08

Refrigeration, Minn. Statutes 2012 149A.92

Removal from place of death, vehicles or conveyances, Minn. Statutes 2012 149A.90

Removal, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.12

Safe disposition, national security or peacetime emergencies, Minn. Statutes 2012 12.381

Searches of, for anatomical gift information, Minn. Statutes 2012 525A.12

Skeletal remains, Minn. Statutes 2012 307.08, 2012 307.082

Statutory cities, city council powers, Minn. Statutes 2012 412.221

Storage, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.061

Transportation

County standards, Minn. Statutes 2012 149A.01

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2012 149A.93

Vehicles or conveyances, see same under this topic

Unclaimed bodies, dissection, authorization, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.161

Unknown persons

Burial, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.21

Data, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2012 13.82

Declared emergencies, Minn. Statutes 2012 12.381

Fingerprinting, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.32

Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.05

Identification, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.25

Vehicles or conveyances

Death occurring in, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.012

Removal of bodies from place of death, Minn. Statutes 2012 149A.90

Transportation of bodies, Minn. Statutes 2012 149A.02, 2012 149A.93

Violations and penalties

Bestiality, criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.294

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.221, 2012 609.502

Human skeletal remains, Minn. Statutes 2012 307.08, 2012 307.082

Property stolen from, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.52

Theft of, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.52