§ 36-321 Information required for a certificate
§ 36-322 Sealing a certificate
§ 36-323 Amending registered certificates: corrections
§ 36-324 Vital records; copies; access
§ 36-325 Death certificate registration; moving human remains; immunity
§ 36-325.01 Delayed death certificate registration
§ 36-326 Disposition-transit permits
§ 36-327 Disinterment-reinterment permit
§ 36-328
§ 36-329 Fetal death certificate registration
§ 36-329.01 Delayed fetal death certificate registration
§ 36-330 Certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth; requirements
§ 36-330.01 Delayed registration of certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth
§ 36-331 Duties of persons in charge of place of disposition
§ 36-332 Notification of death to responsible person and release of human remains
§ 36-333 Birth certificate registration
§ 36-333.01 Late birth certificate registration
§ 36-333.02 Delayed birth certificate registration
§ 36-333.03 Record of birth; petition; requirements; notice; court order; definition
§ 36-334 Determining maternity and paternity for birth certificates
§ 36-335 Birth registration for foundlings
§ 36-336 Adoption certificate
§ 36-337 Amending birth certificates
§ 36-338 Certificates of foreign birth for adoptees
§ 36-339

Terms Used In Arizona Laws > Title 36 > Chapter 3 > Article 3

  • Action: includes any matter or proceeding in a court, civil or criminal. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Administrative order: means a written decision issued by an administrative law judge or quasi-judicial entity. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Adult: means a person who has attained eighteen years of age. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Amend: means to make a change, other than a correction, to a registered certificate by adding, deleting or substituting information on that certificate. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Certificate: means a record that documents a birth or death. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Certified copy: means a written reproduction of a registered certificate that a local registrar, a deputy local registrar or the state registrar has authenticated as a true and exact written reproduction of a registered certificate. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Court order: means a written decision issued by:

    (a) The superior court, an appellate court or the supreme court or an equivalent court in another state. See Arizona Laws 36-301

  • Current care: means that a health care provider has examined, treated or provided care for a person for a chronic or acute condition within eighteen months preceding that person's death. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Custody: means legal authority to act on behalf of a child. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Department: means the department of health services. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Electronic: means technology that has electrical, digital, magnetic, wireless, optical or electromagnetic capabilities or technology with similar capabilities. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Evidentiary document: means written information used to prove the fact for which it is presented. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Family member: means :

    (a) A person's spouse, natural or adopted offspring, father, mother, grandparent, grandchild to any degree, brother, sister, aunt, uncle or first or second cousin. See Arizona Laws 36-301

  • Fetal death: means the cessation of life before the complete expulsion or extraction of a product of human conception from its mother that is evidenced by the absence of breathing, heartbeat, umbilical cord pulsation or definite voluntary muscle movement after expulsion or extraction. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Final disposition: means the interment, cremation, removal from this state or other disposition of human remains. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Foundling: means :

    (a) A newborn infant left with a safe haven provider pursuant to section 13-3623. See Arizona Laws 36-301

  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Health care provider: means :

    (a) A physician licensed pursuant to title 32, chapter 13 or 17. See Arizona Laws 36-301

  • Human remains: means a lifeless human body or parts of a human body that permit a reasonable inference that death occurred. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • including: means not limited to and is not a term of exclusion. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Issue: means :

    (a) To provide a copy of a registered certificate. See Arizona Laws 36-301

  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Legal age: means a person who is at least eighteen years of age or who is emancipated by a court order. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Medical certification of death: means the opinion of the health care provider who signs the certificate of probable or presumed cause of death that complies with rules adopted by the state registrar of vital records and that is based on any of the following that are reasonably available:

    (a) Personal examination. See Arizona Laws 36-301

  • Medical examiner: means a medical examiner or alternate medical examiner as defined in section 11-591. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Month: means a calendar month unless otherwise expressed. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Name: means a designation that identifies a person, including a first name, middle name, last name or suffix. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Natural causes: means those causes that are due solely or nearly entirely to disease or the aging process. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Person: includes a corporation, company, partnership, firm, association or society, as well as a natural person. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Presumptive death: means a determination by a court that a death has occurred or is presumed to have occurred but the human remains have not been located or recovered. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Process: means a citation, writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Register: means to assign an official state number and to incorporate into the state registrar's official records. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Responsible person: means a person listed in section 36-831. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Seal: means to bar from access. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Submit: means to present, physically or electronically, a certificate, evidentiary document or form provided for in this chapter to a local registrar, a deputy local registrar or the state registrar. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Testify: includes every manner of oral statement under oath or affirmation. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Vital record: means a registered birth certificate or a registered death certificate. See Arizona Laws 36-301
  • Writing: includes printing. See Arizona Laws 1-215