Board of Morticians & Funeral Directors

 Welcome

NEW INFORMATION:​

​Applications and nominations for the Maryland State Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors are being accepted through May 7, 2022

The Board is accepting applications for the following Board seats with a term start date of July 1, 2022: (1) ​Practitioner - Licensed Mortician or Funeral Director and (1) Consumer Member. Interested candidates should carefully review all membership criteria and the time commitment before applying (Board and Commission Information).

All interested applicants are required to submit a formal application through the Governor’s Appointments Office website at https://govappointments.maryland.gov/instructions-for-filling-out-the-general-application-form/  

Any additional questions regarding applications may be addressed to Kim Bennardi at kim.bennardi@maryland.gov​.


March 11, 2022 National Funeral Director and Mortician Day

February 15, 2​022 – Bulletin: I​mplicit Bias Training​

June 30, 2021 - FEMA Amends COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Policy

Governor's Executive Orders:​

1. No. 21-06-15-01 TERMINATING VARIOUS EMERGENCY ORDERS

  • Effective July 1, 2021, certain orders will end including the order mandating the wearing of face coverings

  • Effective Aug 15, 2021, certain other orders will end

MDH Orders:

1. Directive and Order Regulating Certain Businesses and Facilities & General Directives Concerning Limiting The Spread of COVID-19

  • ​Effective July 1, 2021, certain MDH orders will terminate including the order pertaining to face coverings
  • Effective August 15, 2021, all existing COVID-19 MDH orders, guidance documents, and bulletins will terminate​​


***COVID-19 OSHA and CDC Precautions for Deathcare Workers***






UPCOMING EVENTS

​Jurisprudence Exam

​​Date: July 12​​​​, 2022

​Practical Exam​​​

Date:​​ October 6, 2022

Notice of Open Meeting

Subject:  Public Open Meeting
Date: Sept. 14, 2022
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Join by Google Meet:
Call-in number: +1 252-584-0150
Access code: 677 337 289#​​‬‬‬
Contact: Board Office
​​(410) 764-4792

--Open S​ession ​Agenda--

Notice of Family Security Trust Fund Open Meeting

Subject: Public Open Meeting
Date: May 11, 2022
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Join by Google Meet:
meet.google.com/vga-vqop-itc
Call-in number: 1-941-800-3023
Access code: 654 168 057​#
Contact: Board Office​
(410) 764-4792

--FSTF Agenda-​-


Mortuary Transport Vehicle Renewal Inspections​​

​Please contact the Board Office at MDH.BOMFD@maryland.gov to register a mortuary transport vehicle inspection and obtain an appointment time
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UPCOMING OPEN SESSION BOARD DATES  

​​​​​Board Meeting

Application Deadline

​April 13, 2022

​​​March 23, 2022

​May 11, 2022

​April 20, 2022

June 8, 2022

May 18, 2022

​​July 13, 2022

June 22, 2022

September 14, 2022​

August 24, 2022​

​October 12, 2022

September 21, 2022​

​November 9, 2022

October 19, 2022​

​​December 14, 2022​

November 23, 2022​

***applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis, however applicants will not be scheduled for a full B​oard meeting vote until ALL required documentation has been received.​

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​​BOARD NOTICES


Proposed Laws and Regulation

  • Coming Soon

N​ew Laws and Regulations


BOARD OFFICE

STATE BOARD OF MORTICIANS
MDH METRO EXECUTIVE BUILDING
4201 PATTERSON AVENUE
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND 21215
PHONE: 410-764-4792 
Fax: 410-358-6571
EMAIL: MDH.BOMFD@maryland.gov