New Vital Records Law - Act 46
Effective July 1, 2019 , certified copies of birth and death records will only be issued to the person, family members (as defined in Act 46), legal guardians, certain court appointed parties or legal representatives of any of these parties. An individual must complete an application and show valid identification when applying for a certified copy of a birth or death certificate.
The new records law does not affect certified copies of civil marriages.
. Certified copies are $10.00 for each record.