308-48-060 - Against concealment of crime

308-48-060. Against concealment of crime

(1) No licensee will remove, embalm, or perform other preparation of a human remains when they have information indicating crime or violence in connection with the cause of death, until permission is obtained from a coroner, medical examiner or other qualified official.

(2) Any licensee having or obtaining, as a result of providing services, any information in relation to a possible crime must communicate such information to a properly qualified official.

(3) No licensee will perform any act knowing that it will conceal evidence of crime.

(Amended by WSR 20-09-031, Filed 4/6/2020, effective 5/7/2020)

Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4). 02-19-019, § 308-48-060, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02; 86-15-022 (Order PM 604), § 308-48-060, filed 7/11/86; Rule 6, filed 9/17/64.

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