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Administrative Rulemaking

In response to the public health crisis associated with the Coronavirus, the NC Board of Funeral Service has closed the office suite at 1033 Wade Avenue in Raleigh, NC to visitors until further notice. Board staff are also subject to telework arrangements and not on-site unless necessary. Even though we are taking all necessary precautions to assure our safety and well-being during this time of crisis, we are continuing our services to licensees and the public through emails and telephone calls. We appreciate your patience and regret any inconvenience to you. Please check the Coronavirus Advisory page on this website for information on the impact of the virus on the funeral service profession. Licensees should check email accounts for daily advisories from the Board regarding critical information pertaining to funeral service. Thank you.

Administrative Rulemaking

The NC Board of Funeral Service has proposed amendments to 21 NCAC 34B .0110, Reports on Work, by filing a Notice of Text with the NC Office of Administrative pursuant to NCGS 150B-21.2(c).  The purpose of the amendments is to modernize the work report requirements for resident trainees performing traineeships for the purpose of obtaining licensure.  The NC Board of Funeral Service has scheduled a public hearing on the proposed amended rule on July 7, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at 1033 Wade Avenue, Suite 108, Raleigh, NC  27608.   

Please see the following for more information:

Individuals requiring special accommodation to enable participation in the Hearing should call the NCBFS receptionist at 919.733.9380.

The NC Board of Funeral Service has proposed a temporary rule simultaneously adopted as an emergency rule for publication on the Office of Administrative Hearings website pursuant to NCGS 150B-21.1A(a) for the following:

21 NCAC 34A .0128       Authorizes the NC Board of Funeral Service to waive any rule in this Chapter that is not statutorily required if a licensee, trainee, or continuing education course provider submits a written request or upon the Board’s own initiative.

Please see the following for more information:

Individuals requiring special accommodation to enable participation in the Hearing should call the NCBFS receptionist at 919.733.9380.