Code of the District of Columbia

Chapter 2. Vital Records. [Repealed]


§ 7–201. Definitions. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 2, 28 DCR 3271; Mar. 13, 1992, D.C. Law 9-180, § 2(a), 39 DCR 8078; Apr. 3, 2001, D.C. Law 13-269, § 104(a), 48 DCR 1270; Apr. 11, 2003, D.C. Law 14-299, § 2(a), 50 DCR 388; July 18, 2008, D.C. Law 18-33, § 2(a), 56 DCR 4269; Apr. 7, 2017, D.C. Law 21-258, § 2(a), 64 DCR 2067; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-201.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 7-219.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 13-269 added par. (7A).

D.C. Law 14-299, in par. (12), substituted “Department of Health” for “Department of Human Services”.

D.C. Law 18-33 redesignated former par. (4A) as (4C); and added pars. (4A) and (4B).

Emergency Legislation

For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(a) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1997 (D.C. Act 12-222, December 23, 1997, 44 DCR 114).

For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(a) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-309, March 20, 1998, 45 DCR 1923), § 3(a) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110), § 3(a) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-503, October 27, 1998, 45 DCR 8495), and § 3(a) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-600, January 20, 1999, 46 DCR 1239).

For temporary repeal of D.C. Law 12-103, see § 13 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(a) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-126, August 4, 1999, 46 DCR 6606).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(a) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-177, November 2, 1999, 46 DCR 9678).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(a) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-241, January 11, 2000, 47 DCR 581).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 103(a) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Act 13-446, November 7, 2000, 47 DCR 9213).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 104(a) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-5, February 13, 2001, 48 DCR 2440).

Temporary Legislation

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 3(a) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-103, May 8, 1998, law notification 45 DCR 3254).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 3(a) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-210, April 13, 1999, law notification 46 DCR 3832).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 103(a) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Law 13-57, March 7, 2000, law notification 47 DCR 1979).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 103(a) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Law 13-207, March 31, 2001, law notification 48 DCR 3238).

For temporary (225 day) additions, see §§ 2, 3 of Tobacco Settlement Model Temporary Act of 1999 (D.C. Law 13-45, October 20, 1999, law notification 46 DCR 8865).


§ 7–202. Vital records system established. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 3, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-202.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 7-228.


§ 7–203. Appointment and duties of Registrar. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 4, 28 DCR 3271; Apr. 11, 2003, D.C. Law 14-299, § 2(b), 50 DCR 388; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-203.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 1-608.01 and § 7-228.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 14-299 substituted “Department of Health” for “Department of Human Services”.


§ 7–204. General requirements. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 5, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-204.


§ 7–205. Birth registration. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 6, 28 DCR 3271; Apr. 3, 2001, D.C. Law 13-269, § 104(b), 48 DCR 1270; Apr. 11, 2003, D.C. Law 14-299, § 2(c), 50 DCR 388; July 18, 2008, D.C. Law 18-33, § 2(b), 56 DCR 4269; Nov. 5, 2013, D.C. Law 20-37, § 2(a), 60 DCR 12145; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-205.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 7-207, § 7-213, and § 16-2345.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 13-269 rewrote sub par. (e)(3), which formerly read:

“(3) If the mother was not married at the time of either conception or birth or between conception and birth, the name of the father shall only be entered on the certificate with the written consent of the mother and the person to be named as the father, in which case, upon written request to the Registrar by both parents, the surname of the child shall be entered on the certificate as that of the father;”

D.C. Law 14-299, in subsec. (e)(3), substituted “certificate;” for “certificate. In such cases, upon written request to the Registrar by both parents, the surname of the child shall be entered on the certificate as that of the father;”; and added subsec. (e)(5).

D.C. Law 18-33 rewrote subsecs. (c)(3), (e)(3), and (e)(5); in subsec. (e)(2), substituted “spouse” for “husband” and substituted “a parent” for “the father”; and added pars. (e)(2A) and (3A).

The 2013 amendment by D.C. Law 20-37 rewrote (f).

Emergency Legislation

For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(b) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1997 (D.C. Act 12-222, December 23, 1997, 44 DCR 114).

For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(b) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-309, March 20, 1998, 45 DCR 1923), § 3(b) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110), § 3(b) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-503, October 27, 1998, 45 DCR 8495), and § 3(b) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-600, January 20, 1999, 46 DCR 1239).

For temporary repeal of D.C. Law 12-103, see § 13 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(b) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-126, August 4, 1999, 46 DCR 6606).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(b) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-177, November 2, 1999, 46 DCR 9678).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(b) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-241, January 11, 2000, 47 DCR 581).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 103(b) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Act 13-446, November 7, 2000, 47 DCR 9213).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 104(b) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-5, February 13, 2001, 48 DCR 2440).

Temporary Legislation

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 3(b) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-103, May 8, 1998, law notification 45 DCR 3254).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 3(b) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-210, April 13, 1999, law notification 46 DCR 3832).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 103(b) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Law 13-57, March 7, 2000, law notification 47 DCR 1979).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 103(b) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Law 13-207, March 31, 2001, law notification 48 DCR 3238).


§ 7–205.01. Social Security numbers. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 6a; as added July 25, 1990, D.C. Law 8-150, § 5, 37 DCR 3720; Apr. 3, 2001, D.C. Law 13-269, § 105, 48 DCR 1270; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-205.1.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 13-269 rewrote subsec. (b) which formerly read:

“(b) The Social Security account number shall be collected by the Register of Vital Records and made available only to the Department of Human Services Office of Paternity and Child Support Enforcement, and the Child Support Section of the Civil Division of the Office of the Corporation Counsel for the enforcement of child support orders. A Social Security account number shall not be available for any other purpose.”

Emergency Legislation

For temporary amendment of section, see § 4 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1997 (D.C. Act 12-222, December 23, 1997, 44 DCR 114).

For temporary amendment of section, see § 4 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-309, March 20, 1998, 45 DCR 1923), § 4 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110), § 4 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-503, October 27, 1998, 45 DCR 8495), and § 4 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-600, January 20, 1999, 46 DCR 1239).

For temporary repeal of D.C. Law 12-103, see § 13 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 104 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-126, August 4, 1999, 46 DCR 6606).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 104 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-177, November 2, 1999, 46 DCR 9678).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 104 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-241, January 11, 2000, 47 DCR 581).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 104 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Act 13-446, November 7, 2000, 47 DCR 9213).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 105 of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-5, February 13, 2001, 48 DCR 2440).

Temporary Legislation

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 4 of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-103, May 8, 1998, law notification 45 DCR 3254).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 4 of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-210, April 13, 1999, law notification 46 DCR 3832).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 104 of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Law 13-57, March 7, 2000, law notification 47 DCR 1979).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 104 of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Law 13-207, March 31, 2001, law notification 48 DCR 3238).


§ 7–206. Infants of unknown parentage. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 7, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-206.


§ 7–207. Delayed filing and registration of birth. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 8, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-207.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 7-208 and § 7-210.


§ 7–208. Judicial procedure to establish facts of birth. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 9, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-208.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 7-210.


§ 7–209. Adoption forms. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 10, 28 DCR 3271; Apr. 11, 2003, D.C. Law 14-299, § 2(d), 50 DCR 388; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-209.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 7-210.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 14-299, in subsec. (b), substituted “Department of Health” for “Department of Human Services”.


§ 7–210. New certificates of birth for adoption and determination of parentage. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 11, 28 DCR 3271; May 21, 1992, D.C. Law 9-101, § 3, 39 DCR 2146; Mar. 2, 2007, D.C. Law 16-191, § 32, 53 DCR 6794; Sept. 24, 2010, D.C. Law 18-230, § 602, 57 DCR 6951; Nov. 5, 2013, D.C. Law 20-37, § 2(b), 60 DCR 12145; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-210.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 16-191, in subsec. (a)(4), deleted “or § 46-720” from the end.

D.C. Law 18-230 rewrote subsec. (a-1).

The 2013 amendment by D.C. Law 20-37 added “for adoption and determination of parentage” at the end of the section heading.


§ 7–210.01. New certificates of birth for change of gender designation. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 11a; as added Nov. 5, 2013, D.C. Law 20-37, § 2(c), 60 DCR 12145; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Section References

This section is referenced in § 16-2503.

Effect of Amendments

The 2013 amendment by D.C. Law 20-37 added this section.


§ 7–211. Death registration. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 12, 28 DCR 3271; Mar. 13, 1992, D.C. Law 9-180, § 2(b), 39 DCR 8078; Apr. 3, 2001, D.C. Law 13-269, § 104(c), 48 DCR 1270; Apr. 7, 2017, D.C. Law 21-258, § 2(b), 64 DCR 2067; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-211.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 7-212, § 7-214, and § 7-220.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 13-269 rewrote the first sentence of subsec. (i), which previously read “Each death certificate shall contain a pronouncement of death section and a medical certification of cause of death section.”

Emergency Legislation

For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(c) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1997 (D.C. Act 12-222, December 23, 1997, 44 DCR 114).

For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(c) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-309, March 20, 1998, 45 DCR 1923), § 3(c) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110), § 3(c) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-503, October 27, 1998, 45 DCR 8495), and § 3(c) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-600, January 20, 1999, 46 DCR 1239).

For temporary repeal of D.C. Law 12-103, see § 13 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(c) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-126, August 4, 1999, 46 DCR 6606).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(c) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-177, November 2, 1999, 46 DCR 9678).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(c) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-241, January 11, 2000, 47 DCR 581).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 103(c) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Act 13-446, November 7, 2000, 47 DCR 9213).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 104(c) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-5, February 13, 2001, 48 DCR 2440).

Temporary Legislation

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 3(c) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-103, May 8, 1998, law notification 45 DCR 3254).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 3(c) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-210, April 13, 1999, law notification 46 DCR 3832).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 103(c) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Law 13-57, March 7, 2000, law notification 47 DCR 1979).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 103(c) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Law 13-207, March 31, 2001, law notification 48 DCR 3238).


§ 7–212. Delayed filing and registration of death. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 13, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-212.


§ 7–213. Reports of fetal deaths. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 14, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-213.


§ 7–214. Final disposition of dead body or fetus. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 15, 28 DCR 3271; Mar. 13, 1992, D.C. Law 9-180, § 2(c), 39 DCR 8078; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-214.


§ 7–215. Marriage registration. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 16, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-215.


§ 7–216. Divorce and annulment registration. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 17, 28 DCR 3271; Apr. 3, 2001, D.C. Law 13-269, § 104(d), 48 DCR 1270; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-216.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 13-269 added subsec. (c).

Emergency Legislation

For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(d) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1997 (D.C. Act 12-222, December 23, 1997, 44 DCR 114).

For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(d) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-309, March 20, 1998, 45 DCR 1923), § 3(d) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110), § 3(d) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-503, October 27, 1998, 45 DCR 8495), and § 3(d) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-600, January 20, 1999, 46 DCR 1239).

For temporary repeal of D.C. Law 12-103, see § 13 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(d) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-126, August 4, 1999, 46 DCR 6606).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(d) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-177, November 2, 1999, 46 DCR 9678).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(d) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-241, January 11, 2000, 47 DCR 581).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 103(d) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Act 13-446, November 7, 2000, 47 DCR 9213).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 104(d) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-5, February 13, 2001, 48 DCR 2440).

Temporary Legislation

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 3(d) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-103, May 8, 1998, law notification 45 DCR 3254).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 3(d) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-210, April 13, 1999, law notification 46 DCR 3832).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 103(d) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Law 13-57, March 7, 2000, law notification 47 DCR 1979).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 103(d) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Law 13-207, March 31, 2001, law notification 48 DCR 3238).


§ 7–217. Amendment. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 18, 28 DCR 3271; Mar. 14, 1985, D.C. Law 5-159, § 18, 32 DCR 30; Nov. 5, 2013, D.C. Law 20-37, § 2(d), 60 DCR 12145; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-217.

Effect of Amendments

The 2013 amendment by D.C. Law 20-37 repealed (d).


§ 7–218. Reproduction. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 19, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-218.


§ 7–219. Confidentiality. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 20, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 3, 2001, D.C. Law 14-28, § 4615, 48 DCR 6981; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-219.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 4-1371.06, § 7-220, and § 16-1054.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 14-28 added subsec. (d).

Emergency Legislation

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 15 of Child Fatality Review Committee Establishment Emergency Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-40, April 25, 2001, 48 DCR 5917).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 15 of Child Fatality Review Committee Establishment Legislative Review Emergency Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-82, July 9, 2001, 48 DCR 6355).

Temporary Legislation

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 15 of Child Fatality Review Committee Establishment Temporary Act of 2001 (D.C. Law 14-20, September 6, 2001, law notification 48 DCR 9090).


§ 7–220. Copies or data from records. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 21, 28 DCR 3271; Mar. 13, 1992, D.C. Law 9-180, § 2(d), (e), 39 DCR 8078; Apr. 3, 2001, D.C. Law 13-269, § 104(e), 48 DCR 1270; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-220.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 13-269 added subsec. (h).

Emergency Legislation

For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(e) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1997 (D.C. Act 12-222, December 23, 1997, 44 DCR 114).

For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(e) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-309, March 20, 1998, 45 DCR 1923), § 3(e) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110), § 3(e) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-503, October 27, 1998, 45 DCR 8495), and § 3(e) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-600, January 20, 1999, 46 DCR 1239).

For temporary repeal of D.C. Law 12-103, see § 13 of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Second Emergency Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Act 12-439, August 12, 1998, 45 DCR 6110).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(e) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-126, August 4, 1999, 46 DCR 6606).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(e) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-177, November 2, 1999, 46 DCR 9678).

For temporary (90-day) amendment of section, see § 103(e) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Act 13-241, January 11, 2000, 47 DCR 581).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 103(e) of the Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Emergency Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Act 13-446, November 7, 2000, 47 DCR 9213).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 104(e) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-5, February 13, 2001, 48 DCR 2440).

Temporary Legislation

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 3(e) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-103, May 8, 1998, law notification 45 DCR 3254).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 3(e) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1998 (D.C. Law 12-210, April 13, 1999, law notification 46 DCR 3832).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 103(e) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 1999 (D.C. Law 13-57, March 7, 2000, law notification 47 DCR 1979).

For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 103(e) of Child Support and Welfare Reform Compliance Temporary Amendment Act of 2000 (D.C. Law 13-207, March 31, 2001, law notification 48 DCR 3238).


§ 7–221. Vital records fees and fund. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 22, 28 DCR 3271; Sept. 26, 1990, D.C. Law 8-168, § 2, 37 DCR 4833; Oct. 8, 2016, D.C. Law 21-160, § 5162, 63 DCR 10775; Feb. 18, 2017, D.C. Law 21-195, § 2, 63 DCR 15016; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-221.

Applicability

Applicability of D.C. Law 21-195: § 5 of D.C. Law 21-195 provided that the change made to this section by § 2 of D.C. Law 21-195 is subject to the inclusion of the law’s fiscal effect in an approved budget and financial plan. Therefore that amendment has not been implemented.

Delegation of Authority

Delegation of Authority Pursuant to the Vital Records Act of 1981, see Mayor’s Order 2002-13, February 1, 2002 ( 49 DCR 930).


§ 7–222. Persons required to keep records. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 23, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-222.


§ 7–223. Persons required to furnish information. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 24, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-223.


§ 7–224. Matching birth and death certificates. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 25, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-224.


§ 7–225. Penalties. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 26, 28 DCR 3271; June 5, 2003, D.C. Law 14-307, § 502, 49 DCR 11664; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-225.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 7-205.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 14-307 designated the existing text as subsection (a); and added subsec. (b).

Emergency Legislation

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 502 of Fiscal Year 2003 Budget Support Amendment Emergency Act of 2002 (D.C. Act 14-544, December 4, 2002, 49 DCR 11700).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 502 of the Fiscal Year 2003 Budget Support Amendment Congressional Review Emergency Act of 2003 (D.C. Act 15-27, February 24, 2003, 50 DCR 2151).

For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 502 of Fiscal Year 2003 Budget Support Amendment Second Congressional Review Emergency Act of 2003 (D.C. Act 15-103, June 20, 2003, 50 DCR 5499).


§ 7–226. Regulations. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 27, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-226.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 7-228.


§ 7–227. Severability. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 28, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-227.


§ 7–228. Effective date. [Repealed]

Repealed.


(Oct. 8, 1981, D.C. Law 4-34, § 31, 28 DCR 3271; Oct. 30, 2018, D.C. Law 22-164, § 130, 65 DCR 9324.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 6-228.