Public Meeting Notice

Public Meeting Notice  Special Commission on State Institutions Meeting

Thursday, January 18, 2024
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Posted: January 2, 2024 11:54 a.m.
  • Last Updated: January 12, 2024 2:15 p.m.

Overview   of Special Commission on State Institutions Meeting


  1. Welcome and Introductions of CDDER Team
  2. Vote to approve minutes from 10/20/2023 meeting
  3. Discussion of Boston Globe article
  4. Discussion of support for the Commission’s work
  5. Plans for goals of the Commission
    1. Goals 1 and 2: Existing records and request process
    2. Goals 3 and 4: Burial locations
    3. Goal 5: Framework for public recognition
  6. Next Steps

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  1. Click on the following link: 
  2. Enter the Webinar ID: 943 7597 8338
  3. Passcode: 390684

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  1. Dial: (646) 931-3860

Enter the Webinar ID: 943 7597 8338

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