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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 102. VITAL RECORDS AND HEALTH STATISTICS [102100 - 103925]

  ( Division 102 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. )

PART 1. VITAL RECORDS [102100 - 103800]

  ( Part 1 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. )

CHAPTER 7. Fetal Death Registration [102950 - 103040.1]

  ( Chapter 7 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. )

ARTICLE 3. Responsibility of Coroner [103000 - 103005]
  ( Article 3 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. )

103000.
  

All other fetal deaths required to be registered under this chapter shall be handled as are deaths without medical attendance.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 1996.)

103005.
  

The coroner shall within three days after examination of the fetus state on the certificate of fetal death the time of fetal death, the direct causes of the fetal death, the conditions, if any, that gave rise to these causes, and other medical and health section data as may be required on the certificate, and shall sign the certificate in attest to these facts. The coroner shall within three days after examining the body deliver the death certificate to the attending funeral director.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 1996.)

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