Description: Death certificates; attending physicians must sign within ten days after.
History of Actions:
|1||01/20/97||(H)||Referred To Public Health and Welfare|
|2||02/04/97||(H)||Died In Committee|
|Effective date||July 1, 1997|
|Deadline||General Bill/Constitutional Amendment|
|3/5ths vote required||No|
Principal Author: Banks
Additional Authors: Bozeman, Schoby, Straughter, Wallace
Title: AN ACT TO REQUIRE THE ATTENDING PHYSICIAN OF A DECEASED PERSON TO SIGN THE DEATH CERTIFICATE FOR THE DECEASED PERSON WITHIN TEN DAYS AFTER IT IS PRESENTED TO THE PHYSICIAN; TO PROVIDE A PENALTY FOR VIOLATIONS OF THIS ACT; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
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