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CERTIFICATE FOR DISPOSAL OF THE CORPSE

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Definition:
The certificate for disposal of the corpse is the certificate of registry given to the informant, in the prescribed form, on registration of a death; or a coroner’s order in respect of an unnatural death for purposes of disposal of the corpse.

Source Publication:
Handbook of Vital Statistics Systems and Methods, Volume 1: Legal, Organisational and Technical Aspects, United Nations Studies in Methods, Glossary, Series F, No. 35, United Nations, New York 1991.

Statistical Theme: Demographic and population statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Wednesday, January 04, 2006