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HB 217, 50th Regular Session
Relating to amending the Code of Criminal Procedure of the State of Texas, 1925; providing for inquests and procedures and fees in connection therewith; containing provisions regarding the cremation of bodies, making it unlawful to violate such provisions, and fixing penalties for such violations; providing that physicians who perform autopsies under invalid orders of a Justice of the Peace in the good faith belief that such orders are valid shall not be liable therefor; providing that if any section, part of a section or provision of this Act is held to be unconstitutional, such holding shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions of this Act.

Author: Woodrow Wilson Bean

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 1947, 50th R.S.,ch. 369, General and Special Laws of Texas

Subjects:
Cemeteries
Health--General
JUSTICE OF THE PEACE

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