Chapter 44J - CEMETERIES

  1. Subchapter 1 - APPLICABILITY (§ 13:44J-1.1 to 13:44J-1.2)
  2. Subchapter 2 - DEFINITIONS (§ 13:44J-2.1)
  3. Subchapter 3 - FEE SCHEDULE (§ 13:44J-3.1)
  4. Subchapter 4 - ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE (§ 13:44J-4.1 to 13:44J-4.3)
  5. Subchapter 5 - CEMETERY COMPANIES (§ 13:44J-5.1 to 13:44J-5.8)
  6. Subchapter 6 - DOCUMENTS AND GROUNDS (§ 13:44J-6.1 to 13:44J-6.4)
  7. Subchapter 7 - MEMORIALS (§ 13:44J-7.1 to 13:44J-7.3)
  8. Subchapter 8 - DISINTERMENT (§ 13:44J-8.1 to 13:44J-8.4)
  9. Subchapter 9 - CREMATED HUMAN REMAINS AND CREMATORIES (§ 13:44J-9.1 to 13:44J-9.13)
  10. Subchapter 10 - SALESPEOPLE (§ 13:44J-10.1 to 13:44J-10.7)
  11. Subchapter 11 - INTERMENT SPACES OR NICHES (§ 13:44J-11.1 to 13:44J-11.3)
  12. Subchapter 12 - RESERVED
  13. Subchapter 13 - APPLICATIONS (§ 13:44J-13.1 to 13:44J-13.10)
  14. Subchapter 14 - SALES OF INTERMENT SPACES (§ 13:44J-14.1 to 13:44J-14.5)
  15. Subchapter 15 - REMOVAL OF MONUMENTATION (§ 13:44J-15.1 to 13:44J-15.3)

Notes

CHAPTER SOURCE AND EFFECTIVE DATE:
Effective: April 5, 2018.
See: 50 N.J.R. 1227(a).
CHAPTER HISTORICAL NOTE:
Chapter 44J, Cemeteries, was originally codified in Title 3 as Chapter 41, Cemeteries. Chapter 41 was adopted as R.1980 d.449, effective October 16, 1980. See: 12 N.J.R. 380(a), 12 N.J.R. 628(a).
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 66(1978), Chapter 41, Cemeteries, was readopted as R.1985 d.573, effective October 16, 1985. See: 17 N.J.R. 1704(a), 17 N.J.R. 2749(a).
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 66(1978), Chapter 41, Cemeteries, was readopted as R.1990 d.537, effective October 11, 1990. See: 22 N.J.R. 2627(a), 22 N.J.R. 3363(a).
Subchapter 11, Location of Interment Spaces, was adopted as R.1993 d.632, effective December 6, 1993. See: 25 N.J.R. 623(a), 25 N.J.R. 5462(b).
Subchapter 13, Applications, was recodified from N.J.A.C. 3:40-6by R.1994 d.579, effective November 21, 1994. See: 26 N.J.R. 3785(a), 26 N.J.R. 4597(a).
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 66(1978), Chapter 41, Cemeteries, expired on October 11, 1995.
Chapter 41, Cemeteries, was adopted as new rules and recodified as N.J.A.C. 13:44J, and Subchapter 10, Interpretation and Construction, was repealed by R.1995 d.581, effective November 6, 1995. See: 27 N.J.R. 3122(a), 27 N.J.R. 4437(a).
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 66(1978), Chapter 44J, Cemeteries, was readopted as R.2000 d.487, effective November 6, 2000, and Subchapter 6, Interment Space Owner, Subchapter 7, Disinterments, Subchapter 8, Cremated Remains, and Subchapter 9, Salesmen, were recodified as Subchapter 7, Memorials, Subchapter 8, Disinterment, Subchapter 9, Cremains, and Subchapter 10, Salespeople, and Subchapter 15, Removal of Monumentation, was adopted as new rules by R.2000 d.487, effective December 4, 2000. See: 32 N.J.R. 3261(a), 32 N.J.R. 4265(a).
Chapter 44J, Cemeteries, was readopted as R.2006 d.203, effective May 2, 2006. As a part of R.2006 d.203, Subchapter 11, Interment Spaces, was renamed Interment Spaces or Niches, effective June 5, 2006. See: 37 N.J.R. 4877(a), 38 N.J.R. 2502(a).
In accordance with N.J.S.A. 52:14B-5.1b, Chapter 44J, Cemeteries, was scheduled to expire on October 29, 2013. See: 43 N.J.R. 1203(a).
Chapter 44J, Cemeteries, was readopted as R.2011 d.213, effective July 12, 2011. See: 43 N.J.R. 378(a), 43 N.J.R. 2191(a).
Chapter 44J, Cemeteries, was readopted, effective April 5, 2018. See: Source and Effective Date.
Subchapter 9, Cremains, was renamed Cremated Human Remains and Crematories by R.2021 d.022, effective April 5, 2021. See: 52 N.J.R. 871(a), 53 N.J.R. 540(a).

CHAPTER AUTHORITY:

N.J.S.A. 45:27-4.b.