The ashes of Darrell Baker, who died in Edmonton on Nov. 26, were supposed to arrive in Maple Ridge, B.C., before Christmas.
Premier John Horgan said Thursday his government was seeking legal advice on whether it can limit interprovincial travel.
B.C. health officials announced 509 new cases of COVID-19 and nine more deaths on Friday.
Ten days after moving into the Irene Thomas Hospice in Ladner, terminal cancer patient Jo Ann Steen was told in a letter she has to move.