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SF 458

as introduced - 91st Legislature (2019 - 2020) Posted on 01/24/2019 03:00pm

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.

Current Version - as introduced

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A bill for an act
relating to health; specifying how a certified birth record must document a stillbirth;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 144.2151, by adding a subdivision.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 144.2151, is amended by adding a subdivision
to read:


new text begin Subd. 3a. new text end

new text begin Standardized format for certified birth records documenting stillbirth. new text end

new text begin A
certificate of birth documenting a stillbirth under this chapter must be substantially in the
form prescribed in this section. Forms certified for public distribution must be substantially
in the following form:
new text end

new text begin "CERTIFICATE OF BIRTH
new text end

new text begin DATE OF DELIVERY:
new text end
new text begin RESULTING IN STILLBIRTH
new text end
new text begin DECEASED [DATE]
new text end
new text begin NAME:
new text end
new text begin WEIGHT:
new text end
new text begin SEX:
new text end
new text begin BIRTH PLURALITY:
new text end
new text begin PLACE OF DELIVERY:
new text end
new text begin CITY:
new text end
new text begin COUNTY:
new text end
new text begin PARENT:
new text end
new text begin DATE OF BIRTH:
new text end
new text begin BIRTH PLACE:
new text end
new text begin PARENT:
new text end
new text begin DATE OF BIRTH:
new text end
new text begin BIRTH PLACE:
new text end

new text begin THIS IS A TRUE AND CORRECT RECORD OF BIRTH RESULTING IN STILLBIRTH
REPORTED TO THE OFFICE OF VITAL RECORDS.
new text end

new text begin ESTABLISHMENT OF PARENTAGE IS NOT REQUIRED.
new text end

new text begin MR&C Certificate ID."
new text end

new text begin The font used for "CERTIFICATE OF BIRTH" must be 12-point font and the remainder
of the certificate must be in 10-point font.
new text end

new text begin EFFECTIVE DATE. new text end

new text begin This section is effective for all certificates of birth documenting
a stillbirth executed on or after July 1, 2019.
new text end