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The DC Code: § 7-212 Delayed filing and registration of death.

Index7 Human Health Care and Safety. (Refs & Annos)
A delayed certificate of death may be filed in accordance with regulations issued by the Registrar, when a death occurring in the District has not been registered within the time period specified in § 7-211. Any delayed certificate shall be registered subject to such evidentiary requirements as the Registrar shall prescribe by regulation in order to substantiate the alleged facts of death.
A certificate of death registered 1 year or more after the date of death shall be marked "delayed" and shall show on its face the date of the delayed registration.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 6-212. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 4-34, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 7-201. DC CODE § 7-212 Current through December 11, 2012


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 13, 28 DCR 3271.)