There is in the department, the Cemetery and Funeral Bureau, under the supervision and control of the director.
The director may appoint a chief at a salary to be fixed and determined by the director, with the approval of the Director of Finance. The duty of enforcing and administering this chapter is vested in the chief, and he or she is responsible to the director therefor. The chief shall serve at the pleasure of the director.
(Amended by Stats. 2000, Ch. 568, Sec. 148. Effective January 1, 2001.)
The bureau may establish necessary rules and regulations for the administration and enforcement of this act and the laws subject to its jurisdiction and prescribe the form of statements and reports provided for in this act. The rules and regulations shall be adopted, amended, or repealed in accordance with the provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act.
(Amended by Stats. 2000, Ch. 568, Sec. 149. Effective January 1, 2001.)
In the enforcement of this act and the laws subject to its jurisdiction, the bureau has all the powers and is subject to all the responsibilities vested in and imposed upon the head of a department under Chapter 2 (commencing with Section 11150) of Part 1 of Division 3 of Title 2 of the Government Code.
(Amended by Stats. 2000, Ch. 568, Sec. 150. Effective January 1, 2001.)