The Vermont Statutes Online

Title 18: Health

Chapter 121: CEMETERIES

Sub-Chapter 002: Town Cemeteries

18 V.S.A. § 5367. Duties of selectboard

§ 5367. Duties of selectboard

When a town neglects to place one or more of its public burial grounds under the charge of a board of cemetery commissioners, the selectmen shall have power to sell and convey lots in such burial grounds. They shall apply the proceeds of such sales and accept for the town and use legacies, bequests, and gifts for improving and embellishing the grounds.