On Wednesday, November 2, 2022, the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) for the Funeral Industry Practices Rule (Funeral Rule) was published in the Federal Register. This action kicks off a 60-day public comment period ending on January 3, 2023. The ICCFA encourages members to submit comments to the FTC and will also be preparing reply comments following participation in the October 20 FTC Open Meeting where General Counsel Poul Lemasters offered comments on behalf of the ICCFA.
See here for a summary of the changes the FTC is considering.