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          44:09:05:06.  Addition of given names on birth certificates. Until the registrant's first birthday, any given name for a child whose birth was recorded without a given name may be added to the certificate by an affidavit signed by both parents or by one of the following:

          (1)  The mother in the case of a child born out of wedlock;

          (2)  The father in the case of the death or incapacity of the mother;

          (3)  The mother in the case of the death or incapacity of the father; or

          (4)  The guardian or agency having legal custody of the registrant.

          After the first birthday, documentary evidence shall be submitted to substantiate the name being added.

          Source: SL 1975, ch 16, ยง 1; 6 SDR 93, effective July 1, 1980; 26 SDR 89, effective January 9, 2000; 31 SDR 213, effective July 4, 2005.

          General Authority: SDCL 34-25-51.

          Law Implemented: SDCL 34-25-51.


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