HB 135/FN (BR 847) - R. Nelson
AN ACT relating to delayed birth certificates.
Amend KRS 213.056 to allow applicants for a delayed birth certificate to complete the required forms in legible, handwritten print; allow vital records to be used to complete missing information in the application for a delayed birth certificate; require that the cabinet list information required to apply for a delayed birth certificate in administrative regulation form; limit the requirement to include Social Security numbers for parents on birth certificates to children born after 1950; require that the cabinet provide written information to applicants for delayed birth certificates that would include assistance in locating required documents; require the cabinet to work with the Administrative Office of the Courts to formulate standard court procedures and forms to be used to establish a delayed birth certificate; amend KRS 213.121 to allow the State Registrar to correct obvious errors on a birth certificate upon request of a parent, legal guardian, individual responsible for filing the birth certificate, or a child born before 1950; define "obvious errors."
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 5-introduced in House; to Health & Welfare (H)
Jan 25-posted in committee