The NYC Department of Health is proposing a 125 year birth and 75 year death records embargo!
See attached articles.
There is a public hearing on October 24 (Long Island City) . The Reclaim the Records lady is flying in from California to attend.
All Long Island genealogy groups should send out the SOS ! We need boots on the ground. Folks are allowed to speak for five minutes. (Comments can also be submitted to the NYC Rules Website.)
Learn how to help here: https://www.newyorkfamilyhistory.org/nyc-vital-records-access
Info provided by Jeanne Bayer and Jim Regan