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ALA federal legislative policy

American Library Association. Legislation Committee.

ALA federal legislative policy

by American Library Association. Legislation Committee.

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Published by American Library Association, Washington Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries and state -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Previous ed. issued as: Federal legislative policy of the American Library Association. 1979.

    Statementprepared by the American Library Association, Legislative Committee : adopted by the Council of the American Library Association, July 1, 1987.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p.
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18908760M
    ISBN 100838971962
    OCLC/WorldCa17680558

    The statement of federal legislative policy prepared and updated periodically by the ALA Legislation Committee and formally adopted by the ALA Council determines the priorities and relative emphasis of the work of the Washington office and the Legislation Committee and also serves as a guide for the association’s participation in various Author: Eileen D. Cooke. Book Lists (ALA-Children’s Book Council Joint Committee, with cooperation from Quicklists Consulting Committee) Politics, Policy & International Relations Section (PPIRS) The Newsletter of the American Library Association SRRT Feminist Task Force. Staff Organizations Round Table (SORT) Sustainability Round Table. Publications.

    Alabama Legislative Black Caucus v. Alabama, S. Ct. (), was a Supreme Court decision which overturned a previous decision by a federal district court upholding Alabama's redrawing of its electoral Alabama legislature had focused on reducing the difference in population between the districts to 1% or less, while keeping the same proportion of minority voters in Citations: U.S. ___ (more) S. Ct. ; L. . The Rhode Island Library Association Hosts E-book Roundtable with Special Guest Congressman David Cicilline For additional information on federal legislation, please visit ALA's legislative page. Find Your Elected Officials. Go. Issues.

    The Hill K Street, NW Suite Washington DC | tel | fax. The contents of this site are © Capitol Hill Publishing Corp., a subsidiary of News. US prison officials have rescinded a controversial new policy that would have made it harder for federal inmates to receive books by banning direct delivery from publishers, book clubs, and bookstores. The Federal Bureau of Prisons policy would have imposed a seven-step process with a 30% price markup and would have allowed purchases only.


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