Name Change Procedures
In order to change your name or the name of your child, you MUST have a Court Order that authorizes the State Health Department to make changes on the original record. Court Order Name Change can be obtained in any family court near by your residence. After you have the court order, you MUST submit the Form VS23 along with a Certified Copy of the Court Order to the address stated in the back portion of the Form VS23. Bellow you will find a link for a Manual that explains all the steps of a Court Order Change of a Name.
Name Change through a Court Order
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Name Change after Court Order
The form above is in .PDF format and require the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat Reader which can be downloaded from the website link bellow by clicking on the image: