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BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS

See also ADOPTION; BIRTH; DEATH

Adoptees, access to data, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.2252, 2008 259.89

Alteration, correction, or completion, fees, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Amended records, fees, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Appeals, births not occurring in an institution

Unacceptable evidence, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.215

Attestation, persons with tangible interest, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Authority to sign, chiropractors, Minn. Statutes 2008 148.08

Birth records

Access, Minn. Statutes 2008 257.73, 2008 259.89

Adopted persons, access to originals, Minn. Statutes 2008 259.89

Adult adoption, Minn. Statutes 2008 259.89

Amended birth records, fees, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Certified copies, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.218, 2008 144.225, 2008 144.226

Data, classification, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.218, 2008 144.225

Defined as vital records, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.212

Delayed records, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.217

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225, 2008 144.2252, 2008 257.73

Evidence, child support enforcement exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2008 256.741

False statements, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.227

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.215

Group purchaser data, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Incomplete or incorrect certificates, Minn. Statutes 2008 259.60

Medical supplements, drug tests, report of positive results, Minn. Statutes 2008 626.5562

New certificates, Minn. Statutes 2008 259.60

Preparation or issuance, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Proof of age, child labor, Minn. Statutes 2008 181A.06

Registering, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.214, 2008 144.215, 2008 144.218, 2008 144.226

Replacement, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226, 2008 257.66, 2008 257.73

State registrar, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.215, 2008 144.217, 2008 144.226

Stillbirth, records of, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.212, 2008 144.2151, 2008 144.226

Surcharges, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226, 2008 256E.22

Boards of health, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2008 145A.07

Certificates and certifications

Birth records, see same under this topic

Certified copies, see same under this topic

Death records, see same under this topic

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Records not found, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Certified copies

Birth records, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.218, 2008 144.225

Death records

Bodies not found, court findings, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.221

Issuance, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Minnesota State Retirement System, optional annuity beneficiaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 352.116

Public Employees Retirement Association, optional annuity beneficiaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.30

Standardized format, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, optional annuity beneficiaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 354A.32

Teachers Retirement Association, optional annuity beneficiaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 354.45

False statements in applications, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.227

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Fraud, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.227

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.213

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Standardized format, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Collection of records, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.12

Contested cases, group purchaser data, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Court administrators, duties

Preservation of records, Minn. Statutes 2008 485.14

Transfer of duties to county boards, Minn. Statutes 2008 485.27

Data, see GOVERNMENT DATA

Death records

Amended death records, fees, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Amendments, right to request, Minn. Statutes 2008 149A.96

Cremations, Minn. Statutes 2008 390.152

Dead bodies, national security or peacetime public health emergencies, Minn. Statutes 2008 12.381

Defined as vital records, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.212

Designators, standby custodians of children, Minn. Statutes 2008 257B.05

Disclosure, maternal and infant health data, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Filing, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.214, 2008 144.221, 2008 149A.90, 2008 600.21

Minnesota State Retirement System, optional annuity beneficiaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 352.116

Multiparty accounts, proof of death, Minn. Statutes 2008 524.6-201

Power to issue, Minn. Statutes 2008 390.23, 2008 390.32

Preparation or issuance, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Proof of death, multiparty accounts, Minn. Statutes 2008 524.6-201

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2008 353.29, 2008 353.30

Registration, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.214, 2008 144.221, 2008 144.226

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.221

Status as evidence, joint tenancy, termination, Minn. Statutes 2008 600.21

Surcharges, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, optional annuity beneficiaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 354A.32

Teachers Retirement Association, optional annuity beneficiaries, Minn. Statutes 2008 354.45

Definitions, Vital Statistics Act, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.212

Delayed registration, fees, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Disclosure

Birth records, generally, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225, 2008 257.73

Death records, maternal and infant health data, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Electronic verification, fees, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Enforcement of law, local registrars of vital statistics, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.214

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Fetal death reports, medical supplements, drug tests

Report of positive results, Minn. Statutes 2008 626.5562

Findings of presumed death, Minn. Statutes 2008 600.24 to 2008 600.26

Hennepin County, Minn. Statutes 2008 383B.215

Inspection, Human Services Department, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Local registrars of vital statistics, see under HEALTH DEPARTMENT

New birth certificates, intercountry adoptions, Minn. Statutes 2008 259.60

Orders

Certified copies, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.225

Replacement birth records, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.218

Ramsey County, health department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2008 383A.12

Recording

Local registrars of vital statistics, see under HEALTH DEPARTMENT

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.12

Replacement birth certificates

Paternity, acknowledgment, Minn. Statutes 2008 257.66, 2008 257.73

Replacement birth records, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.218, 2008 144.226

Reporting, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.12

Stillbirth records, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.212, 2008 144.2151, 2008 144.226

Surcharges, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Verification, fees, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.226

Veterans, vital statistics, Minn. Statutes 2008 197.225, 2008 197.63

Vital Statistics Act, Minn. Statutes 2008 144.211 to 2008 144.227

Vital Statistics Office, see State registrar (vital statistics) under HEALTH DEPARTMENT