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Public Health - Certificates of Birth - Births Outside an Institution

Sponsored by:

Senator Jennings


Veto sustained (0-44)

Synopsis:Requiring the attending clinician or a designee of the attending clinician to prepare a certificate of birth, secure specified signatures, and file the certificate within 5 calendar days after a birth occurs outside an institution with an attending clinician; requiring the attending clinician, within 5 calendar days after the birth, to provide the date of birth and specified information that is required on a certificate of birth; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Jennings, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Klausmeier, Mathias, Middleton, Oaks, Reilly, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Cross-filed with: HB1632
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
Finance  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Emergency Bills
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(4-201, 4-208)

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January 12, 2018 3:29 P.M.