MS Legislation

In the past few years, the MS Cemetery Association has worked very diligently in making sure the voice of the cemeterian was heard. The MS Cemetery Association has been instrumental in killing several bills within the senate and then assisting them in creating a bill that works for the consumer, the cemetery owner and the Secretary Of State’s office.

Mississippi cemeteries are governed by the Secretary of State (SOS) – Delbert Hosemann’s office.   We will post upcoming legislation issues on this site and email you a direct link in order to keep you informed and how you can help make sure your consumer and business both have a voice.

Proposed addition to MS Cemetery Law – 41-43-31- to revert burial space ownership to the cemeteries upon abandonment by owner:… 

If a person or entity who currently owns or operates the cemetery: desires to terminate the rights and interest of…..

Additional info will be available in member login area along with available blogging or forum format to discuss amongst members.  If you are a paid member and do not have your password, please email  If you would like to become a member of the MCA, please complete the form under “Benefits of Joining MCA” on this site.   THANK YOU