(a)  If upon death of a migrant farm worker or dependent, the next‑of‑kin or interested persons claim the body and make their arrangements for transportation and disposition prior to notification of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, they may claim defrayment of transportation expenses up to two hundred dollars ($200.00) in the following manner:

(1)           They must supply the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner with details of their case;

(2)           An information packet will be sent to them;

(3)           They will in writing indicate their inability to pay transportation expenses, and will enclose an itemized list of funeral expenses.

(b)  Any ensuing payment shall be made in accordance with Rule .0306 of this Section.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A‑417; 130A‑418;

Eff. March 31, 1980;

Transferred and Recodified from 10 NCAC 11 .0809 Eff. April 4, 1990;

Amended Eff. September 1, 1990.