Scope Note


This topic is about the issue of public schools offering equal access to all student-organized non-curriculum organizations, most particularly religious clubs and groups. It is related to the federal Equal Access Act passed in August, 1984.                                                                                                 




Galebach, Stephen: Files

          OA 11301

          School Prayer – Equal Access September 1985 (1)-(3)

          Equal Access


          OA 11302

          Equal Access Legislation Memo


          OA 11306

          Equal Access – March 1984 (1)-(5)

          School Prayer – Equal Access Hearings (1)-(7)


Holladay, J. Douglas: Files

          OA 12249

          Equal Access - I [Public School Religious Group Meetings]

          Equal Access - II [Public School Religious Group Meetings]

          Equal Access - Possible Presidential Radio Address - Government and Individuals

          Equal Access Signing Ceremony

          Prayer in Schools and the Equal Access Act - Newspaper Articles


Klenk, John: Files

          OA 19365

          Equal Access Act (1)-(4)


Reilly, Robert: Files

          OA 12421

          School Prayer, Equal Access, Presidential Letters


Roberts, John: Files

          Box 19

          JGR: Education for Economic Security Act (Equal Access)


Rusthoven, Peter: Files

          OA 11411

          PJR/ H.R. 5345 – The Equal Access Act

          PJR/ “Equal Access Act” H.R. 2732

          PJR/ H.R. 1250 – “The Equal Access to Voting Rights Act”


Speechwriting, White House Office of: Speech Drafts

          Box 170

          Statement by the President on the Equal Access Bill 07/25/1984


Sundseth, Carolyn: Files

          OA 13324

          Equal Access

          Equal Access Presidential Address 08/11/1984


Last Updated: 11/22/2010                                                                                   Most Recent Opening: 3/20/2006


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