Ordinance On Notification Of Deaths

Original Language Title: Bekendtgørelse om anmeldelse af dødsfald

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Overview (table of contents) Chapter 1-limits and authorities Chapter 2 Notification submission Chapter 3 other provisions The full text of the Ordinance on notification of deaths

Under section 4 of Act No. 225 of 31. May 1968 on notification of births and deaths shall be determined: Chapter 1-limits and authorities § 1. Deaths taking place in this country or on board ship or aircraft whose first place of arrival after the death is a Danish port or airport, shall, within 2 working days after the death or after the ship's or aircraft's arrival to Danish territory shall be notified to the rule of the master for the parish in which the deceased had domicile, see. However, paragraphs 2 and 3.

(2). The deceased had domicile in the South Jutland regions, forwarded the death notification certificates to the driver in the municipality where the deceased lived.

(3). The deceased had domicile at the Faroe Islands, Greenland or abroad, or may not be provided information about where the deceased lived, the death must be notified to the rule of the master for the parish, where the death has taken place. Find the death place during transport by ship, aircraft or on the way to a hospital, however, the notification must be made to the rule of the master for the parish, where the place of arrival is situated. Is the place of death is not established, should notification be made to the rule of the master for the parish, where the corpse is found.

Chapter 2 section 2 of the donation Notification. The notification is made of the dødsattest issuing doctor. Notification of death shall come to pass in the National Board of Health's Electronic reporting system (SEI).

(2). In those cases where the deceased does not have a Danish personal identification number is issued the notification on an approved form. The form is sent electronically by use of the sundhedsfagliges digital signature, it will be sent to doedsfald@personregistrering.dk. The notification will be sent by regular mail, applied the rule of driver's mailing address.

Chapter 3 other provisions § 3. The rule of the master may require the person or undertaking and the relatives of the deceased within a period to be fixed by the notification document the information provided.

§ 4. The notice shall enter into force on the 6. October 2010 and has effect for the notification of deaths that take place from this point.

Church Ministry, the 30. Birthe Rønn Hornbech September 2010/Torben Stærgaard