2014 South Dakota Codified Laws
Chapter 26A - Crematories And Cremations
§ 34-26A-15 Removal of pacemaker or hazardous implants.

SD Codified L § 34-26A-15 (2014) What's This?

34-26A-15. Removal of pacemaker or hazardous implants. No body may be cremated with a pacemaker in place. The party that authorizes the cremation of the human remains shall be responsible for taking all necessary steps to ensure that any pacemakers or hazardous implants are removed before cremation.

Source: SL 1988, ch 283, § 15.

Disclaimer: These codes may not be the most recent version. South Dakota may have more current or accurate information. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or the information linked to on the state site. Please check official sources.