Posted by: Jan Meisels Allen
An updated IAJGS Legislative Alert is posted to the IAJGS website www.iajgs.org under legislation- latest alert or
click directly : http://www.iajgs.org/pramc/Latest_Alert.pdf
IAJGS statement in response to the May 8th (USA) House of Representatives
Ways and Means Joint Subcommittees on Oversight and Social Security hearing
on Identity Theft and Tax Fraud is linked. Again, the genealogical
community was not invited to testify. This statement was submitted following
the hearing within the time frame allotted for public statements to be
The Latest Alert also has updates on several states records
access legislation that were reported on previously: Maine, New Jersey, New
York City , Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington State.
learn of any legislation or regulations worldwide that would reduce access
to vital records or census, please let us know.
IAJGS Vice President
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access