The State Library has posted information about “2015 Laws Relating to State Funding for Libraries” on its “Library Laws and Regulations in New York State” webpage at:
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 in New York State” webpage include:
· Library Legislation in New York State, 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 in New York State, 2006