Implementation Measures For The Funeral Of Handan City (Amended 2007)

Original Language Title: 邯郸市殡葬管理实施办法(2007年修正本)

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(May 29, 1996, Handan people's Government, the 60th issue, January 11, 1999 75th Handan people's Government on October 8, 2007, Handan people's Government shall 119th amended) Chapter I General provisions article to strengthen the management of funeral to promote Socialist material civilization and spiritual civilization construction, management of Hebei province, according to the funeral, combined with the actual procedures are formulated in our city.
    Article where the funeral was held in the administrative area of the city activities and units and individuals engaged in funeral services, shall be subject to these measures.
    Third funeral should at all levels shall be included in the agenda, included in the construction of spiritual civilization and the overall planning of urban and rural infrastructure, into the target management.
    Article the civil affairs departments at all levels for funeral management Department, responsible for funeral management supervision and inspection work.
    Funeral management institutions at all levels, led by the civil affairs departments at the same level, responsible for funeral management routine.
    Fifth funeral should be firmly committed to a cremation, burial of reform, get rid of superstitious funeral practices, advocating civilized and thrifty funeral arrangements. Sixth in sparsely populated remote mountain for burial and transportation reform.
    Burial reform areas delineated by County (City) people comment, after examination by the municipal people's Government, submitted to the provincial people's Government for approval. Article seventh respect funeral customs of ethnic minorities.
    Others should not interfere to the voluntary implementation of funeral reform.
    Chapter II administration of cremation article eighth cremation after death in the region, apart from the possible burial of minority stipulated by the State, and are subject to the cremation. Nineth dead bodies should be cremated as soon as possible.
    Deaths due to suffering from deadly infectious diseases, hospital, relatives of the deceased or the units shall report immediately to the funeral management and epidemic prevention departments, and within 24 hours the body cremated. Remains of unnatural deaths, County (City), the district and above issued by the public security organs verified the qualitative proof, immediately cremated.
    Need temporary retention of body, subject to the County (City) public security organ and above.
    Natural deaths remains parked not more than three days in summer and autumn, spring and winter may not exceed five days.
    Tenth death cremation must be carried units of the deceased, the village (neighborhood) committees or hospital issued a death certificate. 11th long-distance dead bodies must be cremated at a local funeral home.
    Due to special circumstances that were shipped overseas, subject to approval by local funeral institutions, and body procedures. 12th caisson funeral services must be used special-purpose vehicle, without authorization, no unit or individual shall use other vehicles carry.
    No qualified local, County (City), after the district approved by the funeral, other vehicles are also available, but only to the crematorium.
    13th ashes shall be deposited into a columbarium, or buried in the ashes of the dead cemetery, where there is no ashes and the ashes to the cemetery to be buried without leaving the ground graves and epitaphs, is forbidden to bury mass graves, no urn into the coffin before burial.
    Article 14th cremation burials within minority following the death of local departments of Civil Affairs and ethnic and religious affairs management departments jointly designated locations for burial.
    Chapter Management section 15th of burial burial reform after the death of the citizens in the area, possible burial, cremation of voluntary, should be encouraged and supported, others should not interfere.
    16th burial reform dead remains were those of citizens in the region, should be buried in the cemetery, or specified by the local people's Governments buried in the barren hills, barrens, can also bury the Plains, leaving graves and epitaphs.
    Article 17th burial reform of local Government of the area shall be conducive to the development of production, land conservation principles, planning land for burial.
    18th prohibits in the agrarian, historical sites, heritage areas, reservoirs, rivers, dams and railways, highway one kilometer on each side within the graves or cemeteries. Above ban was buried in the region, with the exception of tombs of revolutionary martyrs, celebrities are under State protection, Chinese Grand tombs and tombs are of historical, artistic or scientific value, but existing graves shall demolish or migration.
    Specific measures shall be formulated by the local people's Government.
    Article 19th burial reform local Government should actively create conditions for the progressive implementation of cremation.
    Fourth chapter funeral services 20th people's Governments above the county level, proceeding from reality, established funeral home, crematory and cemetery funeral service facilities.
    People's Governments at all levels will funeral service facility relocation, expansion, renovation and funeral service facilities renewal funding in the budget. Article 21st operating cemeteries managed by the funeral business and management institutions, other units and individuals may not be set up.
    Cemetery operations set up by County (City) District for comments, by County (City), the district people's government auditing step by step approved by the provincial Civil Affairs Department, and having received the cemetery business card, may operate. 22nd cremation ashes of the village in the district can build public welfare cemeteries, burial reform public bodies can be established the cemetery of the village in the district.
    Comment set up public welfare cemeteries by the village, by the township (town) people's Government after the audit, reported to the County Civil Affairs Department for approval.
    Article 23rd cemeteries should be built on barren hills, waste on non-arable land or not land and land management regulations and approval procedures.
    Article 24th cremation morgue of medical units in the region not for funeral activities.
    25th funeral management Department is responsible for the body is cold, antiseptic, prohibiting non-service sector units and individuals corpse cold storage, preservation and storage of ashes. Article 26th cremation in the District of township (town) or village shall establish a columbarium.
    The township (town) Columbarium by Township (town) people's Government is responsible for building and managing, columbarium of the village by the villagers ' Committee is responsible for the construction and management.
    Fifth chapter 27th cremation funeral supplies management and funeral customs reform areas, prohibition of production and sale of coffins and other funeral supplies for burial services.
    28th article banning the production, sale and use of aluminum foil, mingchao, paper money, paper and other superstitious funeral supplies.
    29th district of the city ban on the production, sale, transport and burning of wreaths, funeral, funeral home, laid a wreath in rental.
    Article 30th funeral rites of the civilized, healthy and science, ban superstitious activities in funeral activities.
    Article 31st funeral jianban, ban dacaodaban.
    After the death of national staff, relatives voluntarily-bury ashes into the cemetery operations, costs borne by the family.
    Article 32nd religious citizens held a funeral ceremony in accordance with religious tradition, should be approved by the people's Governments above the County held within the site for religious activities.
    33rd sixth chapter of rewards and punishment in violation of the measures under article eighth, do not listen to advice without burial, civil affairs authorities ordered to cremation; refusing to execute, after approved by the civil affairs departments above the County reported to people's Governments at the, organizers forced up the corpse for cremation, the cost borne by the Chief mourner.
    Article 34th in violation of these regulations section 11th, by funeral management Department for the Chief mourner fined 500 yuan in fines.
    35th disobey article 12th without funeral management Department approved the use of special vehicles transporting the remains for funeral services, funeral management Department fined driver fined 300 yuan.
    36th article violates this approach set forth in 16th and 18th, grave, buried mass graves or urns into the coffin before burial, by the home authorities and the construction of land Administrative Department in charge shall command to restore landscapes, and a fine of 200 Yuan fines, resulting in serious consequences, shall be punished in accordance with relevant laws and regulations of the State.
    37th violates the first paragraph of the article 21st without offering operating cemetery, forfeited to the County and district authorities and the industry and commerce administration departments at or above the illegal proceeds, and built the cemetery into funeral Agency.
    38th in violation of the provisions of article 23rd, from land management departments in accordance with the provisions of land management laws and regulations will be punished.
    39th in violation of the provisions of article 28th, by the home authorities and the industry and commerce administration departments confiscating, fined and illegal gains of two to three times.
    40th in violation of the provisions of article 29th, by the home authorities and the Administration for industry and commerce on production, sales, manufacturing tools, illegal gains shall be confiscated, destroyed physical, fined and illegal gains of two to three times. 41st disobey article 30th governance by the public authorities and the Administrative Department for industry and commerce, sellers, confiscate the manufacturing tools, illicitly acquired, destroying wreaths, fined and ill-gotten gains two to three times.
    Penalty of 200 Yuan for display.
    42nd article violates this article 31st persons involved in superstitious activities as provided by the public security organs in accordance with the People's Republic of China regulations on administrative penalties for public security article 24th of the fourth shall be punished; the Chief mourner funeral management Department fined 200 Yuan fines.
    43rd article violates provisions of the first paragraph of this article 32nd from the village (neighborhood) committees or units to order the Chief mourner to public scrutiny, save effects are Office workers, by the unit or by the competent authorities, impose administrative sanctions.
    44th and confiscations shall be turned over to financial.
    45th funeral management and staff take advantage of their positions, extortion, bribery, harassment Chief mourner, by the unit or by the competent authority depending on the seriousness of a disciplinary sanction constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.
    46th party refuses to accept the decision of punishment in accordance with the laws and regulations may apply for administrative reconsideration or bring an administrative suit.
    Seventh chapter supplementary articles article 47th buried overseas back to the Mainland, Hong Kong, Macao compatriots burial funeral activities as well as the deaths of foreigners in China, according to the relevant regulations of the State administration.
    48th in each County (City) and district people's Government in accordance with this approach, combined with the local situation, formulate specific implementing measures.
    49th article of the approach by the Handan City Civil Affairs Bureau is responsible for the interpretation.
      50th article of the rules take effect on July 1, 1996.