Chapter 3. Removal Of All Remains: Cities Of 1500–100,000 of California Health And Safety Code >> Division 7. >> Part 2. >> Chapter 3.
The governing body of any city having a population of more
than fifteen hundred and not exceeding one hundred thousand, may, by
ordinance, and under such rules and regulations as it may adopt,
provide for the disinterring and removal of all human remains from
cemeteries in which no interments have been made for a period of two
years, which are within the city, or owned and controlled by the city
and located without its boundaries.