24.147.1105 CREMATORY RECORDS
(1) Crematories must maintain permanent records of all cremations.
(2) Each cremation record must consist of the following:
(a) ART form as defined in ARM 24.147.302;
(b) cremation authorization form as described in ARM 24.147.1107;
(c) if applicable, disposition directions from a prepaid funeral contract as described in 37-19-903, MCA;
(d) a cremation log including, but not limited to the following information:
(i) decedent's name;
(ii) date and time the body was received by the crematory;
(iii) metal tag number;
(iv) date(s) and times of refrigeration, if applicable;
(v) date and starting time of cremation; and
(vi) name(s) and license number(s) of the crematory operator(s) and/or technician(s) who performed the cremation;
(e) copy of the form containing all the information required under 37-19-706(5), MCA; and
(f) if applicable, shipping and tracking information as required by 37-19-705(13), MCA.
(4) If the authorizing agent gives the crematory authority to dispose of the cremated remains in the cremation authorization form, the crematory must maintain the identifying metal tag as a permanent record of the facility.