Article 6. Contract Limitations of California Health And Safety Code >> Division 8. >> Part 3. >> Chapter 2. >> Article 6.
Unless otherwise limited by the law under which created,
cemetery authorities shall in the conduct of their business have the
same powers granted by law to corporations in general, including the
right to contract such pecuniary obligations within the limitation of
general law as may be required, and may secure them by mortgage,
deed of trust, or otherwise upon their property.
All mortgages, deeds of trust, and other liens of any nature,
hereafter contracted, placed or incurred upon property which has
been and was at the time of the creation or placing of the lien,
dedicated as a cemetery pursuant to this part, or upon property which
is afterwards, with the consent of the owner of any mortgage, trust
deed, or lien, dedicated to cemetery purposes pursuant to this part,
shall not affect or defeat the dedication, but the mortgage, deed of
trust or other lien is subject and subordinate to such dedication and
any and all sales made upon foreclosure are subject and subordinate
to the dedication for cemetery purposes.