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The Prearranged Funeral Services Act

C.C.S.M. c. F200

The Prearranged Funeral Services Act

1 Definitions
2 (1) Providers of prearranged funerals to comply with this Act
(2) Licence required
(3) Employment, licensing and bonding of agents
(4) No canvassing in hospitals, etc.
(5) Contract to be between purchaser and specific licensee
3 (1) Application for licence
(2) Issue of licence
(3) Conditions
(4) Expiry of licence
(5) Fees for licences and services
(6) Board may impose terms
(7) Part I of The Public Utilities Board Act applies
4 (1) Payments to constitute trust moneys
(2) Retention of percentages by licensee
(3) Forfeiture on early cancellation by purchaser
5 (1) Special fund
(2) Release of interest
(3) Application of subsec. (1) in case of combined agreement
(4) Investment
6 (1) Withdrawal
(2) Payment of amount retained
(3) Provisions in agreement for withdrawal or payment of balance by personal representative
7 (1) Reports
(2) Statement by authorized trustee
(3) Forwarding of statement
8 (1) Assignment of plans
(2) Action by authorized trustee
9 Where Act not applicable
10 (1) Offence and penalty
(2) Offence and penalty
(3) Limitation period
11 (1) Cancellation of licence
(2) Transfer of rights and obligations upon cancellation
(3) Effect of order
12 Act not applicable to existing plans
13 Funds exempt from seizure
14 Not life insurance
15 Trust funds
16 Regulations