Posted by: Jan Meisels Allen
As its year end, and there have been some recent legislative activities both
(USA) state and federal an updated IAJGS Legislative Alert has been posted to the IAJGS website: www.iajgs.org and click on left hand button "legislation" and hover mouse over and click on latest alert.
The updated alert includes information on Congressional action regarding Social Security Death Index (SSDI), SSA-5, the states of California, Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Washington State and the City of New York.
For those of you outside the United States, if you would alert us to legislation or restrictions on access to vital records and access in your countries we can include them in educational future alerts and postings on both JewishGen Discussion group the IAJGS Leadership Forum.
Thank you to the members of the IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee for their hard work through out the year:
Teven Laxer, Paul Silverstone, Joel Spector, Stephaine Weiner, Catherine
Jan Meisels Allen
IAJGS Vice President
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee