The following items may be corrected by the State Registrar upon written application on forms provided by the State Registrar properly dated, notarized, and signed by the registrant if of legal age, or one or both of the parents or guardians of a minor child:

(1)           any obvious clerical error,

(2)           addresses,

(3)           occupation,

(4)           birth order,

(5)           spelling of informant's name, and

(6)           spelling of given names of child within four years of birth.

Records corrected as above shall not be marked "amended" but the notarized amendment application will be attached to the back of the original certificate.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A‑92(7);

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Readopted Eff. November 15, 1977;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. December 22, 2018.