|SB 0834||Stealing Native American Remains|
|LR Number:||S2771.01T||Fiscal Note:||2771-01|
|Committee:||Conservation, Parks and Tourism|
|Last Action:||07/02/96 - Signed by Governor|
|Effective Date:||August 28, 1996|
SB 834 - This act makes it a crime to knowingly profit, use for profit, sell, purchase or transport for sale or profit any human remains without the right of possession.
This act also makes it a crime to knowingly profit, use for profit, sell, purchase or transport for sale or profit any cultural items without the right to possession. A person who commits a crime under this act is guilty of a Class A misdemeanor for the first offense and a Class D felony for a second or subsequent violation. Cultural items are defined as including associated and unassociated funerary objects.
This act is similar to SB 429 from 1995.