Vital Statistics

ORS 432.148
Commemorative Certificate of Stillbirth

  • rules


The State Registrar of the Center for Health Statistics shall establish a Commemorative Certificate of Stillbirth. The certificate shall be signed by the state registrar.


The state registrar shall issue a Commemorative Certificate of Stillbirth for a stillbirth occurring on or after January 1, 1999, upon:


Request of a biological parent of the stillborn fetus; and


Payment of the fee adopted by the state registrar by rule.


The state registrar shall adopt by rule:


A form for the certificate;


The type of information that may be included on the form; and


The fee required for issuance of the certificate.


A certificate issued under this section is for commemorative purposes only and has no legal effect. [Formerly 432.266]


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