Category Archives: Legislative

Society Update

    Join the country’s genealogists as they sign the Bill of Rights for Genealogists.  Read more on the Legal Genealogist Blog:  We’re genealogists… and we vote    California Genealogical & Historical Projects Check out Orange County CA Genealogical Societies … Continue reading

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Legisltive Alert!! It may not be too late to stop SB 71 (Now Assembly 76)

The case for stopping this bill has been wonderfully stated by “The Legal Genealogist” in today’s blog More records access trouble: California.  Methods to contact the Governor’s office have been outlined in the blog. We have been advised that it … Continue reading

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Legislative Alert!!! Stop CA SB 71 !!

From Peggy Rossi – CSGA Legislative Watch Chair ….. I received a call and the message below this morning from Jan Meisels Allen of IAJGS. It is a heads up to a “trailer bill” attached to another bill. Please read below … Continue reading

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Rising Cost of Vital Records

 *Revised from previous post* County Recorder websites throughout California are announcing a $2 increase to the cost of certified copies of birth and death records beginning in January 2012. This is the due to an increase in the base fee of $3 which … Continue reading

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