WHITE HOUSE OFFICE OF RECORDS MANAGEMENT SUBJECT FILE: WELFARE (WE)
Research Availability: Open - all records in the subject category have been processed and are available for research Partial - some of the records in the subject category have been processed and available for research None - no records in the subject category have been processed nor made available for research
Child Welfare Services
Family Planning – Abortion (6.8 l.ft.; boxes 1-17 + Oversize Box 1)
This secondary subject category contains material relating to abortion and the opposing opinions regarding it's legality; proposed laws and Constitutional amendments that would restrict access to abortion; the use of federal funds by groups providing or counseling on abortion and family planning (such as under Title X of the Public Health Service Act); the 1984 International Conference on Population and Abortion; the use of federal funds for international organizations involved in abortion and other aspects of family planning; parental notification for minors seeking abortions; Presidential messages to pro-life groups; and Administration correspondence on abortion with organizations and individuals (mostly those opposed to unrestricted abortion). There is also material on general family planning issues; the 1982 “Baby Doe” infanticide case, 1986-1989 material regarding pro-family issues and policies and includes Administration working groups on the family; and some material on organizations encouraging adoptions.
United Community Campaigns
WHITE HOUSE RECORDS MANAGEMENT SUBJECT CATEGORY DESCRIPTION:
This primary category contains material relating to the welfare, environment and physical fitness of all people; developing community welfare services; physically handicapped; family planning; and social trends.