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[NYLINE] New 2015 Laws Relating to State Funding for Libraries Now Posted on New York State Library Webpage

 

April 30, 2015

 

**New 2015 Laws Relating to State Funding for Libraries Now Posted on New York State Library Webpage**

 

The State Library has posted information about “2015 Laws Relating to State Funding for Libraries” on its “Library Laws and Regulations inNew YorkState” webpage at:

 

http://www.nysl.nysed.gov/libdev/fundlaw2.htm

 

Go to “New Library Laws” and click on the link for “2015.”

 

The “2015 Laws Relating to State Funding for Libraries” page includes Chapter numbers, legislative bill numbers with links to the online text of each bill in Open.nysenate.gov, and a brief description of the provisions of each bill related to State funding for library services.

 

Other items posted on the State Library’s “Library Laws and Regulations inNew YorkState” webpage include:

  • Library Legislation inNew YorkState, from 2001 through 2015
  • Excerpts from New York State Law and Regulations of the Commissioner of Education pertaining to Libraries, Library Systems, Trustees and Librarians
  • Public Library Law inNew YorkState, 2006

 

For questions and comments, please contact Carol Ann Desch, Coordinator of Statewide Library Services and Director of Library Development, New York State Library at carol.desch@nysed.gov.