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The DC Code: § 7-224 Matching birth and death certificates.

Index7 Human Health Care and Safety. (Refs & Annos)

The Registrar is authorized to match birth and death certificates in accordance with written regulations issued by the Mayor to prove beyond a reasonable doubt the fact of death, and to post the facts of death to the appropriate birth certificate. Copies issued from birth certificates marked deceased shall be similarly marked.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 6-224. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 4-34, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 7-201. DC CODE § 7-224 Current through December 11, 2012


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 25, 28 DCR 3271.)