Governor Beverly Perdue established the five-member 'Governor’s Task Force to Determine the Method of Compensation for Victims of North Carolina’s Eugenics Board' on March 8, 2011 with
Executive Order No. 83.
The North Carolina Justice for Sterilization Victims Foundation, as a Division of the North Carolina Department of Administration, will provide the necessary professional, administrative, and staff support services to the Task Force.
Task Force Duties
The five member panel shall have the following duties:
The Task Force shall provide preliminary recommendations to the Governor by August 1, 2011 and a final report by February 1, 2012.
Task Force Membership
Task Force members were appointed by the Governor. Membership consists of the following five positions:
The Task Force will meet monthly or upon the call of the Chair.
History of NC Eugenics & The Role of the Foundation
Charmaine S. Fuller Cooper, Executive Director
NC Justice for Sterilization Victims Foundation
Estimation of Number of Sterilization Victim Survivors
Don Akin, Statistician
State Center for Health Statistics