2016 Session

Budget Bill - HB30 (Chapter 780)

Department of Health

Item 291

Item 291

First Year - FY2017Second Year - FY2018
Vital Records and Health Statistics (40400)$7,773,247$7,773,247
Health Statistics (40401)FY2017 $1,357,169FY2018 $1,357,169
Vital Records (40402)FY2017 $6,416,078FY2018 $6,416,078
Fund Sources:  
SpecialFY2017 $7,156,746FY2018 $7,156,746
Federal TrustFY2017 $616,501FY2018 $616,501

Authority: §§ 8.01-217, 32.1-249 through 32.1-276, Code of Virginia; and P.L. 93-353, as amended, Federal Code.

A. Effective July 1, 2004, the standard vital records fee shall be $12.00 and the fee for the expedited record search shall be $48.00.

B. The Department of Health shall report on efforts to address changes to the Electronic Death Registry System that would improve the system to make it easier for filing death certificates, address interoperability concerns by users, and provide technical assistance to system users, and other improvements. The department shall report to the Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees by October 1, 2016.