Knowledgebase-Leasing of Municipal Cemeteries

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Title:Leasing of Municipal Cemeteries
Summary:MTAS was asked to analyze the question of whether a city could lease a cemetery to a private business.
Original Author:Hemsley, Sid
Product Create Date:08/17/2006
Last Reviewed on::05/31/2017
Subject:Cemeteries--Contracts; Cemeteries--Laws and regulations
Type:Legal Opinion
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