Records Access Alert Postings May 2016 #general

Jan Meisels Allen

As mentioned previously, every month I will be posting a listing of the
IAJGS Records Access Alert topics >from the previous month for you to see the
variety of issues. Some were posted on this discussion group as they were
final edicts, but advocacy, and pending legislation and regulations- were
not posted to the discussion group-all postings are included below. Any
postings that had a time limit for access, such as free access that has
expired are not included below.

IAJGS Records Access Alert Postings Month of May, 2016:

. (Canada) Canadian Census to be Filled Out By May 10
. (Canada) Right to be Forgotten Discussion
. (European Union) EU Official Journal Publishes Final General Data
Privacy Regulation
. (European Union) Google's Two-Year Report: 75% Right to be Forgotten
. (European Union-France) Google Appeals Global CNIL Ruling on
Extraterritoriality of Data Protection Rules
. (European Union-US) Updates on Right to be Forgotten; Data Protection
Issues in EU; Litigation Against Google In US Attempts to Bring RTBF to US
. (India) Right to be Forgotten Spreads: Delhi High Court of India Looks at
. (New Zealand) Papers Past Beta Website
. (South Korea, China) Releases Right to be Forgotten Guideline; Chinese
Have No Right to Be Forgotten
. (Spain) New Sephardic Ancestry Site
. (UK) Office for National Statistics Report on 2021 Census Assessment for
England and Wales
. (US) USCIS Proposed Rule to Increase Genealogical Research Fees
. (US-NJ) New Jersey Indexes for 20th Century Vital Records To Go Online

IAJGS has opened its Records Access Alerts to anyone who is interested.
This was announced previously. We now have subscribers >from many
genealogical organizations not previously able to subscribe. To be on top of
what is happening I encourage you to register for the Records Access Alerts
to receive the information in a timely manner. If you are interested in any
of the following items, please register for the IAJGS Records Access Alert
and look at them in the archives. To register for the IAJGS Records Access
Alert go to:
[or - MOD] and follow the instructions to enter
your email address, full name and which genealogical organization you belong
to - a society, SIG or a subscriber of JewishGen, Avotaynu Online etc.

You will receive an email response that you have to reply to, or the
subscription will not be finalized. The alerts are archived and once you
register you may access the archives at:
[or - MOD]

The IAJGS Records Access Alert is not a daily announcement list. Depending
on what happens worldwide, there may be no postings for several days and
other times there may be several in one day.

These are listed alphabetically not chronologically. Each month the locales
covered differ.

Jan Meisels Allen
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee

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