Sen. Pederson resurrects cemetery bill
March 11, 2020
The Senate has been busy ahead of the March 12 deadline to vote on bills that were introduced in this chamber. We considered 175 bills last week and will have more than 200 to vote on ahead of the deadline if we hear every bill that passed through committee. There were also several hundred bills carried over from the last legislative session that we could consider, meaning bills filed last year that did not advance could be voted on this year.
I’m the Senate author for one of these carried-over measures: House Bill 1208, which would allow cemeteries to consider plots as abandoned and res...