DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES

Division of Professional Regulation

3100 Board of Funeral Services

Statutory Authority: 24 Delaware Code,

Section 3105(f) (24 Del.C. §3105(f))

24 DE Admin. Code 3100

PROPOSED

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Delaware Board of Funeral Services in accordance with 24 Del.C. §3105(f) has proposed changes to its rules and regulations as mandated by SB 229. The proposal identifies crimes that are substantially related to the provision of funeral services.

A public hearing will be held at 10:30 a.m. on January 26,2005, in the Second Floor Conference Room A of the Cannon Building, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, Dover, Delaware where members of the public can offer comments. Anyone wishing to receive a copy of the proposed rules and regulations may obtain a copy from the Delaware Board of Funeral Services, 861 Silver Lake Blvd, Cannon Building, Suite 203, Dover DE 19904. Persons wishing to submit written comments may forward these to the Board at the above address. The final date to receive written comments will be at the public hearing.

The Board will consider promulgating the proposed regulations at its regularly scheduled meeting following the public hearing.

Proposed Rules and Regulations

11.0 Crimes substantially related to the provision of Funeral Services

11.1 Conviction of any of the following crimes, or of the attempt to commit or of a conspiracy to commit or conceal or of the solicitation to commit any of the following crimes, is deemed to be a crime substantially related to the provision of Funeral Services in the State of Delaware without regard to the place of conviction:

11.1.1 Abuse of a pregnant female in the second degree. 11 Del.C. §605.

11.1.2 Abuse of a pregnant female in the first degree. 11 Del.C. §606

11.2.3 Assault in the second degree. 11 Del.C. §612.

11.1.4 Assault in the first degree. 11 Del.C. §613.

11.1.5 Felony abuse of a sports official. 11 Del.C. §614

11.1.6 Assault by abuse or neglect. 11 Del.C. §615.

11.1.7 Unlawfully administering of drugs. 11 Del.C. §625.

11.1.8 Unlawfully administering controlled substance or counterfeit substance or narcotic drugs. 11 Del.C. §626.

11.1.9 Prohibited acts as to substances releasing vapors or fumes. 11 Del.C. §627.

11.1.10 Manslaughter. 11 Del.C. §632.

11.1.11 Murder by abuse or neglect in the second degree. 11 Del.C. §633.

11.1.12 Murder by abuse or neglect in the first degree. 11 Del.C. §634.

11.1.13 Murder in the second degree. 11 Del.C. §635.

11.1.14 Murder in the first degree. 11Del.C. §636.

11.1.15 Promoting suicide. 11 Del.C. §645

11.1.16 Abortion. 11Del.C. §651

11.1.17 Self-abortion.11 Del.C. §652

11.1.18 Issuing abortion articles. 11 Del.C. §653

11.1.19 Unlawful sexual contact in the third degree.11 Del.C. §767

11.1.20 Unlawful sexual contact in the second degree. 11 Del.C. §768

11.1.21 Unlawful sexual contact in the first degree. 11 Del.C. §769

11.1.22 Rape in the fourth degree. 11 Del.C. §770

11.1.23 Rape in the third degree. 11 Del.C. §771

11.1.24 Rape in the second degree. 11 Del.C. §772

11.1.25 Rape in the first degree. 11 Del.C. §773

11.1.26 Sexual extortion. 11Del.C. §776

11.1.27 Bestiality. 11 Del.C. §777

11.1.28 Continuous sexual abuse of a child. 11 Del.C. §778

11.1.29 Dangerous crimes against a child. 11 Del.C. §779

11.1.30 Female genital mutilation.11 Del.C. §780

11.1.31 Kidnapping in the second degree. 11 Del.C. §783

11.1.32 Kidnapping in the first degree. 11 Del.C. §783A

11.1.33 Acts constituting coercion. 11 Del.C. §791

11.1.34 Arson in the third degree. 11 Del.C. §801

11.1.35 Arson in the second degree. 11 Del.C. §802

11.1.36 Arson in the first degree.11 Del.C. §803

11.1.37 Reckless burning or exploding. 11 Del.C. §804

11.1.38 Burglary in the third degree. 11 Del.C. §824

11.1.39 Burglary in the second degree. 11 Del.C. §825

11.1.40 Burglary in the first degree. 11 Del.C. §826

11.1.41 Possession of burglar’s tools or instruments facilitating theft. 11 Del.C. §828

11.1.42 Robbery in the second degree.11 Del.C. §831

11.1.43 Robbery in the first degree. 11 Del.C. §832

11.1.44 Carjacking in the second degree.11 Del.C. §835

11.1.45 Carjacking in the first degree. 11 Del.C. §836

11.1.46 Felony theft. 11 Del.C. §841

11.1.47 Theft; lost or mislaid property. 11 Del.C. §842

11.1.48 Theft; false pretense. 11 Del.C. §843

11.1.49 Extortion 11 Del.C. §844

11.1.50 Theft, extortion; claim of right as an affirmative defense. 11 Del.C. §846

11.1.51 Misapplication of property. 11 Del.C. §848

11.1.52 Use, possession manufacture, distribution and sale of unlawful telecommunication and access devises 11 Del.C. §850

11.1.53 Receiving stolen property 11 Del.C. §851

11.1.54 Unauthorized use of a vehicle 11 Del.C. §853

11.1.55 Identity theft 11 Del.C. §854

11.1.56 Forgery 11 Del.C. §861

11.1.57 Possession of forgery devices 11 Del.C. §862

11.1.58 Falsifying business records 11 Del.C. §871

11.1.59 Tampering with public records in the second degree 11 Del.C. §873

11.1.60 Tampering with public records in the first degree 11 Del.C. §876

11.1.61 Offering a false instrument for filing. 11 Del.C. §877

11.1.62 Issuing a false certificate 11 Del.C. §878

11.1.63 Bribery 11 Del.C. §881

11.1.64 Bribe receiving 11 Del.C. §882

11.1.65 Unlawful use of credit card. 11 Del.C. §903

11.1.66 Reencoder and scanning devices. 11 Del.C. §903A

11.1.67 Criminal impersonation . 11 Del.C. §907

11.1.68 Criminal impersonation, accident related. 11 Del.C. §907A

11.1.69 Criminal impersonation of a police officer. 11 Del.C. §907B

11.1.70 Unlawfully concealing a will. 11 Del.C. §908

11.1.71 Securing execution of documents by deception. 11 Del.C. §909

11.1.72 Insurance fraud 11 Del.C. §913

11.1.73 Use of consumer identification information. 11Del.C. §914

11.1.74 Use of credit card information. 11 Del.C. §915

11.1.75 Unauthorized access 11 Del.C. §932

11.1.76 Misuse of computer system information. 11 Del.C. §935

11.1.77 Endangering the welfare of a child 11 Del.C. §1102

11.1.78 Endangering the welfare of an incompetent person. 11 Del.C. §1105

11.1.79 Unlawfully dealing with a child. 11 Del.C. §1106

11.1.80 Sexual exploitation of a child. 11 Del.C. §1108

11.1.81 Unlawfully dealing in child pornography. 11 Del.C. §1109

11.1.82 Possession of child pornography. 11 Del.C. §1111

11.1.83 Sexual solicitation of a child. 11 Del.C. §1112A

11.1.84 Perjury in the second degree. 11 Del.C. §1222

11.1.85 Perjury in the first degree. 11 Del.C. §1223

11.1.86 Making a false written statement. 11 Del.C. §1233

11.1.87 Tampering with physical evidence. 11 Del.C. §1269

11.1.88 Hate crimes 11 Del.C. §1304

11.1.89 Aggravated harassment 11 Del.C. §1312

11.1.90 Abusing a corpse 11 Del.C. §1332

11.1.91 Trading in human remains and associated funerary objects 11 Del.C. §1333

11.1.92 Adulteration 11 Del.C. §1339

11.1.93 Desecration of a burial place. 11 Del.C. §1340

11.1.94 Act of intimidation. 11 Del.C. §3532

11.1.95 Aggravated act of intimidation. 11 Del.C. §3533

11.1.96 Attempt to intimidate. 11 Del.C. §3534.

11.1.97 Alteration, theft, or destruction of will. 12 Del.C. §210

11.1.98 Abuse, Neglect Mistreatments or Financial Exploitation of residents or patients. 16 Del.C. §1136

11.1.99 Controlled substance prohibited acts A. 16 Del.C. §4751

11.1.100 Controlled substance prohibited acts B. 16 Del.C. §4752.

11.1.10 Trafficking in marijuana, cocaine, illegal drugs, metamphetamines, L.S.D., or designer drugs. 16 Del.C. §4753A

11.1.102 Possession and delivery of noncontrolled prescription drug. 16 Del.C. §4754A (d) E felony

11.1.103 Hypodermic syringe or needle delivering or possessing; disposal; exceptions. 16 Del.C. §4757

11.1.104 Distribution to persons under 21 years of age. 16 Del.C. §4761

11.1.105 Purchase of drugs from minors. 16 Del.C. §4761A

11.1.106 Distribution, delivery, or possession of controlled substance within 1,000 feet of school property. 16 Del.C. §4767

11.1.107 Distribution, delivery or possession of controlled substance in or within 300 feet of park, recreation area, church, synagogue or other place of worship. 16 Del.C. §4768

11.1.108 Duty of driver involved in accident resulting in injury or death to any person. 21 Del.C. §4202

11.2 Crimes substantially related to the provision of Funeral Services shall be deemed to include any crimes under any federal law, state law, or valid town, city or county ordinance, that are substantially similar to the crimes identified in this rule.

8 DE Reg. 777 (12/01/04)