(f) When a live birth occurs *in the District outside an institution*, the report of live birth shall be prepared by and electronically filed in the following order of priority: (1) By the physician in attendance at the live birth, or who examines the mother and the child, within 5 days after the live birth; (2) By the medical facility at which the mother and child are examined, within 5 days after the live birth; (3) By any other licensed or certified health care practitioner in attendance at the live birth, or who examines the mother and the child, within 5 days after the live birth. (4) The mother; (5) The second parent or the spouse or the domestic partner of the mother if such individual is in attendance at the live birth; or (6) The individual in charge of the premises where the live birth occurred. https://code.dccouncil.us/dc/council/code/sections/7-231.08.html

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