2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 40A - MUNICIPALITIES AND COUNTIES
Section 40A:9-56 - Unidentified, unclaimed dead bodies; disposition where no morgue keepers
40A:9-56. Unidentified, unclaimed dead bodies; disposition where no morgue keepers
40A:9-56. In any county where there is no morgue keeper, the procedure as to the disposition of unidentified or unclaimed dead bodies shall be as nearly similar as in counties having a morgue keeper and the duties which would have been performed by the morgue keeper, if there were one, shall be performed by the county medical examiner.
L.1971, c.200, s.1; amended 2002, c.121, s.4.