Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Board of Health Regulations Governing Vital Records [12 VAC 5 ‑ 550]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
To create a Certificate of Live Birth form and a Certified Birth Certificate
General Information
Action Summary This action will create new forms and bring designations on forms in line with a Virginia Supreme Court case.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
Exempt Citation: Va. Code Sec. 2.2-4006(4)(b)
RIS Project Yes  [002043]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5261 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/14/2009.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Janet Rainey  / Director and State Registrar
2001 Maywill Street, Suites 263 and 268
Richmond, VA 23230
Email Address:
Phone: (804)662-6207    FAX: (804)662-7262    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.