Recent Blog Posts

bpl postcard
The Value of Open Public Records
Records and Repositories
Rate this blog entry:
0
10849762 815727755140585 6825543623968073505 n
MGC's NERGC Panel on Open Records: Citizens Can Make a Difference
General Legislation
Rate this blog entry:
0
b2ap3_thumbnail_3560856061_20a83080d0_z.jpg
How many deaths before the SSDI gets updated again?
Legislation Federal
Rate this blog entry:

MGC Blog Tag Cloud

Harold Henderson Ancestry blog Judy Russell IAJGS NERGC medical pedigree Kenneth Ryesky Tennessee Sponsors records access pensions Michael J. Astrue DMF; SSDI; Tax Fraud; legislation Ethnicity Senate Lame Duck Jan Meisels Allen award ISJGS Jan Meisels Allen Social Security Administration S3432 Arkansas APG archives Helen Shaw Public Records 2012 Seminar HR295 TIGTA audit Congress volunteers Stan Nyberg HR6205 volunteerism Mary Ellen Grogran Advocacy Billie Fogarty Tennessee Jacobson v Massachusetts Congress Instruction Richard McCoy Arkansas Annual Seminar inheritable disease SSDI Tax Fraud Richard Nugent Legislative legislation APG Roundtable Access Pennsylvania S-1534 access sysoon Open Access Registration Presidential Citation SSA Annual Meeting Programs legislators HR3475 Death Master File fraud identity fraud DPH Public Records Linda McCleary Melinde Byrne Newsletter Kate Auspitz Virginia Free David Rencher open access Rep. Michael Capuano (MA) FGS Conference FOIA Speakers smallpox Vital Records Legal Genealogist NFOIC threats to access Health pedigree records access health history State legislation Henning Jacobson State Library IRS SSDI threats to access Jan Alpert Federal Thomas MacEntee DMF civil records State archives War of 1812 DMF Alfred DeMaria Genealogy Massachusetts Teresa Scott Barbara Mathews Rep. Sam Johnson (TX) NEHGS Georgia Archives Fred Moss Rep. Richard Nugent (FL) diagnosis Rhode Island FGS New Jersey budget public access New Hampshire family medical history Lou Szucs Annual Seminar seminar communication HR3475 Alvie Davidson MGC introduction Oklahoma NAPHSIS Virginia Elections 2014 Seminar Massachusetts SSA 2012 Presenters FamilySearch family traits NGS FGS budget cuts land records RPAC closures online registration Transparency records access State House RPAC Donna Holt Siemiatoski Vendors Delaware Annual Meeting and Seminar Education Identity Theft legislation humane HR 295 Advocacy outreach Sharon Sergeant Georgia IAJGS Georgia funding Society Showcase medical profile IGS legislation mail forwarding New Hampshire Records Access Records Access Randy Seaver S1534 Civil Records Bruce Cohen

SUPPORT MGC Today!

(Online donations available
after website update in 2016.)
 
MGC has been recognized as tax-exempt under Internal Revenue Code 501(c)(3). Gifts of support are fully tax-deductible and donors will receive a written acknowledgement for tax purposes.

MGC Sentinel logo MGC Sentinel Logo

MGC Sentinel

Keeping Watch Over Massachusetts Public Records

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Bloggers
    Bloggers Search for your favorite blogger from this site.
  • Team Blogs
    Team Blogs Find your favorite team blogs here.
  • Login
    Login Login form
Subscribe to this list via RSS Blog posts tagged in ISJGS
At 3:00 pm Thursday afternoon, 10 May 2012, in Cincinnati, Ohio, RPAC met at the National Genealogical Society’s annual convention. On behalf of MGC, I attended as a Massachusetts liaison. What is RPAC? The Records Preservation and Access Committee is a three-person panel with an advisory board. The three panelists are delegates from the Federation of Genealogical Societies, the National Genealogical Society, and the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies. About a dozen people sit as advisors, but the bulk of the work and the bulk of the strategy comes from the three panelists: David Rencher, AG, CG, the Genealogist at FamilySearch in Utah; Fred Moss from Texas; and Jan Meisels Allen from California. Together for many years they have provided advice to state genealogical societies whenever access or preservation issues arise. Last year they supported our efforts to stop a bill that would have closed records back to 1840. This...
Last modified on
Hits: 128840
Rate this blog entry: