FW: [iajgs] Virginia Vital Records Access Bills reported Out of Committee
- On January 19, the Senate Education and Health Committee unanimously
reported out (approved) SB 309 on marriage, divorce records
http://tinyurl.com/79jfq8x original URL:
and SB 310 on death records http://tinyurl.com/7f5wu6l original URL
(http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?121+ful+SB310+pdf) by Senator
Blevins reducing the "closed" periods for marriage and death records from
the current 50 years to 25 years. The companion legislation HB 272
also passed out of committee.
The other chamber will start to consider bills in mid-February.
Further information will be posted when available.
Jan Meisels Allen
IAJGS Vice President
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee