Article 47. Registration of acts of civil status.

1. The following acts of civil status are subject to state registration: 1) birth; 2) marriage; 3) divorce; 4) adoption (adoption); 5) the establishment of paternity; 6) name change; 7) the death of a citizen. 2. Registration of acts of civil status is carried out by the civil registration authorities by making appropriate entries in the books of civil registration (assembly books) and issuing certificates to citizens on the basis of these records. 3. Correction and amendment of civil status records shall be carried out by a civil status registration body if there are sufficient grounds and there is no dispute between the interested parties. If there is a dispute between the interested persons or the refusal of the civil registry to correct or change the record, the dispute is resolved by the court. Cancellation and restoration of civil status records are made by a civil registration authority based on a court decision. 4. The bodies engaged in registration of acts of civil status, the procedure for registering these acts, the procedure for changing, restoring and canceling civil status records, the form of record books and certificates, as well as the procedure and periods for storing record books are determined by the law on acts of civil status.

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Links to other articles of chapter 3. Citizens (individuals):
Article 17. Legal capacity of a citizen.
Article 18. The content of the legal capacity of citizens.
Article 19. Name of the citizen.
Article 20. Place of residence of a citizen.
Article 21. Capacity of a citizen.
Article 22. Inadmissibility of deprivation and restriction of the legal capacity and capacity of a citizen.
Article 23. Entrepreneurial activity of a citizen.
Article 24. Property responsibility of a citizen.
Article 25. Insolvency (bankruptcy) of an individual entrepreneur.
Article 26. The legal capacity of minors aged fourteen to eighteen years.
Article 27. Emancipation.
Article 28. The capacity of minors.
Article 29. Recognition of a citizen as incapable.
Article 30. Restricting the capacity of a citizen.
Article 31. Guardianship and trusteeship.
Article 32. Guardianship.
Article 33. Custody.
Article 34. Guardianship and Trusteeship.
Article 35. Trustees and trustees.
Article 36. Execution by guardians and trustees of their duties.
Article 37. Disposal of property of the ward.
Article 38. Trust management of the property of the ward.
Article 39. Release and removal of guardians and trustees from the performance of their duties.
Article 40. Termination of custody and guardianship.
Article 41. Patronage of capable citizens.
Article 42. Recognition of a citizen as missing.
Article 43. Consequences of recognizing a citizen as missing.
Article 44. Cancellation of the decision on recognition of a citizen as missing.
Article 45. Declaring a citizen dead.
Article 46. Consequences of the appearance of a citizen declared dead.