Sec. 17. (a) The birth problems registry fund is established for the purpose of carrying out this chapter. The fund shall be administered by the state department.

     (b) The expenses of administering the fund shall be paid from money in the fund.

Terms Used In Indiana Code 16-38-4-17

  • birth problems: means one (1) or more of the following conditions:

    Indiana Code 16-38-4-1

  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • registry: refers to the birth problems registry established under this chapter. See Indiana Code 16-38-4-5
  • state department: refers to the state department of health. See Indiana Code 16-38-4-6
     (c) Money in the fund at the end of a particular fiscal year does not revert to the state general fund.

     (d) The state department is not required to implement the provisions of this chapter regarding birth problems described in section 1(7) of this chapter until the state department receives the funding necessary for implementation.

As added by P.L.180-1993, SEC.2. Amended by P.L.93-2001, SEC.8.