FGS Radio–Saturday 12 Nov–Genealogy and the Vital Records Access Crisis

This week’s episode hosted by Thomas MacEntee is entitled Genealogy and the Vital Records Access Crisis. Our guest will be Frederick E. Moss, FGS Legal Advisor  and member of the Records Access and Preservation Committee, a joint committee of the Federation of Genealogical Societies, the National Genealogical Society, and the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies. Fred will help us understand how access to vital records is currently being threatened and what you can do to ensure access for all genealogy and family history researchers.

To access this and past episodes of FGS Radio see the FGS home page at  http://www.fgs.org/ .

Major points:

(1)  Please support the call for letters from the Virginia Genealogical Society re SB 865.

(2)  Watch for the public comment period re the 2011 Revision of the Model State Vital Statistics Act.  Check RPAC Blog often.

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