§ 34-25-1 Department of Health to have charge of registration
§ 34-25-1.1 Definition of terms
§ 34-25-4.1 Register of deeds or designee as local registrar–Fees–Deputy, appointment,and duty
§ 34-25-8.1 Birth in moving conveyance
§ 34-25-9 Birth in institution–Attending physician or physician’s designee to preparecertificate–Filing certificate
§ 34-25-9.1 Birth outside institution–Persons responsible for certificate–Evidencerequired–Violation as misdemeanor
§ 34-25-9.2 Birth certificate signed by parents or informant
§ 34-25-13.2 Parents’ consent or judicial determination required to name father in birthcertificate when mother unmarried
§ 34-25-13.3 Unmarried mother’s surname shown on birth certificate unless paternityacknowledged
§ 34-25-13.4 Father not named on birth certificate–No other information entered
§ 34-25-14 Child of unknown parents–Physician to name child and file birth certificate
§ 34-25-15 Legitimation of child–New birth certificate–Fee
§ 34-25-16 Adoption information forwarded by clerk of courts
§ 34-25-16.1 New birth certificate upon adoption of child born in state or foreign nation–Exception
§ 34-25-16.2 Birth certificate after adoption when birth unrecorded
§ 34-25-16.3 Adoption information on child born out-of-state forwarded to state of birth
§ 34-25-16.4 Sealing of original birth certificate after new certificate issued–Opening ofsealed materials
§ 34-25-16.5 Original birth certificate sealed or forwarded to department after newcertificate issued
§ 34-25-16.6 Copies of birth certificates
§ 34-25-16.7 Determining mother for birth certificate
§ 34-25-18 Medical certificate signed by attending physician, physician assistant, ornurse practitioner–Time for execution
§ 34-25-18.1 Determination of death
§ 34-25-22 Reference to state’s attorney, sheriff, or police of death from other thannatural causes
§ 34-25-22.1 Blood samples taken in violent or accidental death cases–Transmission tolaboratory
§ 34-25-24 Permit required for disposition of dead body or fetus
§ 34-25-25 Fact of death record filed by funeral director–Sources of data–Place andtime of filing
§ 34-25-25.1 Place of filing death certificate when place of death unknown or in movingconveyance required
§ 34-25-32.2 Fetal death report filed by physician–Coroner to report unattended deaths
§ 34-25-32.3 Disposition of remains of embryo or fetus
§ 34-25-32.4 Medical facility to provide for disposal of aborted fetuses
§ 34-25-32.5 Failure to comply as public nuisance
§ 34-25-32.6 Disposition of fetal remains–Method
§ 34-25-32.7 Fetal organ, tissue donation–Circumstances–Consent required
§ 34-25-32.8 Definitions related to stillbirth
§ 34-25-32.9 Notice to parent of means for requesting a certificate of birth resulting instillbirth
§ 34-25-32.10 Name of stillborn child on certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth
§ 34-25-32.11 Fetal death report to be referenced on certificate of birth resulting instillbirth
§ 34-25-32.12 Form and content of certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth
§ 34-25-32.13 Certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth not used to calculate live birthstatistics
§ 34-25-32.14 Fee for certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth
§ 34-25-32.15 Certificate may be requested without regard to filing date of fetal deathreport
§ 34-25-32.16 Certificate may be requested without regard to date of fetal death
§ 34-25-33 Burial or removal permit filed by funeral director after final disposition
§ 34-25-34 Burial-transit permit issued out-of-state as authority for final disposition
§ 34-25-36 Records and monthly report of funeral director
§ 34-25-38 Cemetery to require burial, removal, disinterment, or transit permit–Promulgation of rules
§ 34-25-38.1 Issuance of disinterment permit
§ 34-25-39 Completion of burial permit when no person in charge of cemetery
§ 34-25-43 Software, blanks and forms supplied by department–Use of forms or exactelectronic replicas required
§ 34-25-44 Blank forms supplied by local registrar–Examination of permit fordisposition on presentation
§ 34-25-45 Legibility of records and certificates–Incomplete or illegible certificates notfiled
§ 34-25-46 Signing, dating, and numbering of permits for disposition by local registrar
§ 34-25-52 Copies of certified or informational records supplied by department or localregistrars–Application–Time–Fees
§ 34-25-52.1 Copies or data supplied to public or private agencies
§ 34-25-52.2 Additional fee for copy of birth record–Disposition
§ 34-25-52.3 Free birth certificate with head start enrollment form
§ 34-25-52.4 Uniform forms and procedures for issuance of copies of records–Rules
§ 34-25-52.5 Construction of chapter–Disclosure of specified information on birth,marriage, or divorce certificates–Admissibility
§ 34-25-52.6 Disclosure of information in or inspection or copying of vital record–Authorization of chapter or court
§ 34-25-54 Certified copies supplied free for military or veterans’ claims–Minorsparticipating in sports programs
§ 34-25-57.2 Unintentional issuance of certified copy of vital record fraudulentlyobtained–Personal liability
§ 34-25-58 Enforcement and supervisory powers of department–Investigations bysecretary
§ 34-25-62 Electronic list of persons married in South Dakota

Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws > Title 34 > Chapter 25

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Children: includes children by birth and by adoption. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Person: includes natural persons, partnerships, associations, cooperative corporations, limited liability companies, and corporations. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Property: includes property, real and personal. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • written: include typewriting and typewritten, printing and printed, except in the case of signatures, and where the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2