Brief Overview of Texas Cemetery Law

Attorney General Opinions

Texas Statutes

Burial Instructions

Restrictions on
Location of Cemetery

Perpetual Care Cemeteries in Texas


Family Cemeteries


Cemetery Law in Texas
by Donald Ray Burger
Attorney at Law

This page explores various aspects of cemetery law in Texas. Most regulatons of cemeteries are in Chapters 711, 712, 713, 714 and 715 of the Texas Health and Safety Code. However, regulations are spread throughout Texas laws.

To learn more about cemetery law in Texas, try some of the topics on the left. Thanks for visiting. Comments are always welcome.

Page created October 31, 2003

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