Changes to the Vital Records Law

Posted by & filed under Announcement, News.

New Rules for Vital Records (effective July 1, 2019) The new rules for Vital Records established by Act 46 (link is external) intend to bring Vermont in line with best practices to enhance the safety and security of vital records and provide greater protection against identity theft. They will also streamline processes for greater efficiency… Read more »

The New Vital Records Law (Act 46) and What It Means for You

Posted by & filed under Announcement, News.

The Vermont Legislature passed Act 46 in May 2017, which significantly changes the state laws that govern vital records –namely, birth and death certificates. The new law and rules will enhance the safety and security of birth and death certificates, provide better protection against misuse of these legal documents, and reduce the potential for identity… Read more »