Maine Revised Statutes

§2885. Enclosed from public view; carriers to obtain receipts

The said board may employ a carrier or carriers for the conveyance of said bodies, and the said bodies shall be well enclosed within a suitable encasement and carefully deposited free from public observation. Said carrier shall obtain receipts by name or, if the deceased is unknown, by a description for each body delivered by him, which receipt shall state the source from which said body was received, and shall deposit said receipts with the secretary of said board.