§ 70.58.005 Definitions
§ 70.58.010 Registration districts
§ 70.58.020 Local registrars — Deputies
§ 70.58.030 Duties of local registrars
§ 70.58.040 Compensation of local registrars
§ 70.58.050 Duty to enforce law
§ 70.58.055 Certificates generally
§ 70.58.061 Electronic and hard copy transmission
§ 70.58.065 Local registrar use of electronic databases
§ 70.58.070 Registration of births required
§ 70.58.080 Birth certificates — Filing — Establishing paternity — Surname of child
§ 70.58.082 Vital records — Rules — Release of copies
§ 70.58.085 Birth certificates suitable for display — Issuance — Fee — Disposition of funds
§ 70.58.095 New certificate of birth — Legitimation, paternity — Substitution for original — Inspection of original, when — When delayed registration required
§ 70.58.098 Information regarding credit report security freeze
§ 70.58.100 Supplemental report on name of child
§ 70.58.104 Reproductions of vital records — Disclosure of information for research purposes — Furnishing of birth and death records by local registrars
§ 70.58.107 Fees charged by department and local registrars
§ 70.58.110 Delayed registration of births — Authorized
§ 70.58.120 Delayed registration of births — Application — Evidence required
§ 70.58.130 Delayed registration of births — Where registered — Copy as evidence
§ 70.58.145 Order establishing record of birth when delayed registration not available — Procedure
§ 70.58.150 “Fetal death,” “evidence of life,” defined
§ 70.58.160 Certificate of death or fetal death required
§ 70.58.170 Certificate of death or fetal death — By whom filed
§ 70.58.175 Certificate of death — Domestic partnership information
§ 70.58.180 Certificate when no physician, physician’s assistant, or advanced registered nurse practitioner in attendance — Legally accepted cause of death
§ 70.58.190 Permit to dispose of human remains when cause of death undetermined
§ 70.58.210 Birth certificate upon adoption
§ 70.58.230 Permits for burial, removal, etc., required — Removal to another district without permit, notice to registrar, fee
§ 70.58.240 Duties of funeral directors
§ 70.58.250 Burial-transit permit — Requisites
§ 70.58.260 Burial grounds — Duties of individual in charge of the premises
§ 70.58.270 Data on inmates of hospitals, etc
§ 70.58.280 Penalty
§ 70.58.380 Certificates for out-of-state marriage license requirements
§ 70.58.390 Certificates of presumed death
§ 70.58.400 Certificate of death — Presence of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
§ 70.58.900 Construction — Chapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships — 2009 c 521

Terms Used In Washington Code > Chapter 70.58 - Vital statistics

  • 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.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • 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.
  • Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto).
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: may be construed to include the United States, this state, or any state or territory, or any public or private corporation or limited liability company, as well as an individual. See Washington Code 1.16.080
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.