|DE||Issued 09/2011||P-12||Establishes School Libraries Council|
Executive Order 30
Establishes a School Libraries Council for the purpose of improving and extending school library services to all Delaware public and charter...
|PA||Adopted 10/2010||P-12||A Study of Library Services|
A Resolution urging the State Board of Education with the Department of Education to conduct a study of the Commonwealth's public school lib...
|OR||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||School Library Program|
Allows Department of Education to award grants for school library programs; requires school districts to include goals to implement strong s...
|AL||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12|
|Alabama Virtual Library|
Establishes the Alabama Virtual Library and the Alabama Virtual Library Executive Council, and executive council membership, responsibilitie...
|IN||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Libraries|
Allows a library services authority to merge with another authority or a nonprofit corporation, or both, to create a nonprofit corporation; ...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Digital Content Access and Connecting STEM Content to Initiatives|
Establishes the MDK12 Digital Library for the purpose of providing access to digital content for K-12 students and educators, improving scho...
|NY||Adopted 12/2008||P-12||Public Librarian Professional Development|
Title 8 NYCRR 90.7
Amends rules to require holders of public librarian professional certificates issued after a certain date to complete professional developme...
|IL||Governor's line-item veto overridden by both houses 09/2008||P-12||Funding for School Libraries|
Amends the Library System Act. Increases the amount of grants from the state to public and school libraries. Provides that if moneys appropr...
|IL||Adopted 07/2008||P-12||School Libraries|
23 IAC 1.100 thru .515
Pages 485-487 of 902: Specifies requirements that school libraries must meet, in terms of general function, financial resources, facilities ...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||School Library System Mergers|
Relates to state aid for school library systems; provides additional aid to school library systems affected by boards of cooperative educati...
|LA||Adopted 08/2007||P-12||School Librarians|
Revises the requirements for add-on certification as a school librarian to allow three years of successful experience as a school librarian ...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Increased Salaries to Professional School Library Media Specialists|
Requires school districts to pay increased salaries to certain professional school library media specialists who hold certain national certi...
|VT||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Impact of Libraries|
Creates a legislative interim committee to study the impact of Vermont's public libraries on increased literacy, computer and internet acces...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Library Services to Blind and Physically Handicapped|
H.F. 2245 [Services to Blind and Physically Handicapped]
Directs the Department of Education to provide specialized services to the blind and physically handicapped through the Minnesota Library f...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Waivers from Certain Staffing Requirements|
S.F. 277 (Section 5 and 8)
Section 5: Strikes and rewrites section 256.11A. Authorizes the board of directors of a school district to file a request by August 1, 2007 ...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Rural Library Development Act|
Provides grants to improve existing rural libraries' collections and services and provide resources to plan and establish new rural librarie...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2006||P-12||School Library Content Standards|
Requires the Superintendent of Public Instruction to develop, and the State Board of Education to adopt, school library content standards. R...
|IA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Teacher Librarians|
H.B. 2792 - Section 2, 3 and 49
Beginning July 1, 2006, requires each school district to have a qualified teacher librarian licensed by the board of educational examiners. ...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12|
|Acceptable Use Policies and Blocking Programs|
Requires every local board, by January 1, 2007, to adopt an acceptable-use policy for its school system. At a minimum, an acceptable-use pol...
|AR||Rule Adoption 03/2006||Postsec.|
|Rules Governing Distribution of Scholarship Assistance|
Proposes rules for distributing scholarship assistance to public libraries in order to address the education needs of public library staff.
|NM||Rule Adoption 10/2005||P-12||Performance Evaluation|
NMAC 6.69.5, 184.108.40.206 through 220.127.116.11
Relates to performance evaluation system requirements for librarian-teachers NEW MEXICO REG 4424 (SN)...
|PA||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Library Funding|
Amends funding formula for allocating library funds in 2005-2006. Includes a district center restoration amount. http://www2.legis.state.pa....
|TX||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Group Purchasing for School Libraries|
Relating to allowing designated public school libraries to participate in group purchasing agreements with the TexShare Library Consortium....
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Incentives for Teacher Recruitment and Retention in High-Priority Districts|
S.B. 1044 (section 31)
Includes guidance counselors and librarians in definition of "teacher" or "teachers" in provisions relating to incentives for teacher recrui...
|AL||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Virtual Library|
Recognizes and establishing the Alabama Virtual Library as an educational entity for public school students; may receive funds from Educatio...
|DE||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Public Education Classroom Instruction Fund|
Appropriates $9,000,000 from the Federal Fiscal Relief Fund to the State's school districts and charter schools for the purchase of instruct...
|DE||Rule Adoption 10/2003||P-12||Certification Library/Media Specialist|
14 DAC 1547
Amending regulation 347 and moves it to Section 1547, Certification Librarian/Media Specialist. Complies with changes in statute regarding t...
|NV||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Public School Libraries|
Authorizes school districts to open public school libraries to general public during times that are not regular school hours....
|CO||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Return of Library Resources|
Permits a board of education of a school district to require the replacement or return of library resources by withholding a student's diplo...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Public School Library|
Creates the Public School Library Media and Technology Act; defines the position of library media specialist; requires library media centers...
|KS||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Kansas City Board Establishing Public Library and Branch Libraries|
Allows Kansas City board to establish and maintain a public library and branch libraries, to be paid for from general, building and retireme...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Digital Library Development|
Relates to the department of education - Arkansas state library - Arkansas digital library development appropriation for the 2003-2005 bienn...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2002||P-12||Library Materials Act|
Repeals certain provisions of the California Classroom Library Materials Act of 1999. Authorizes a school district to use funding from the I...
|HI||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Librarian's Salary|
Provides that the salary of the state librarian shall be set by the Board of Education as a rate no greater than $120,000. http://www.capito...
|SC||Signed into law 10/2000||P-12||Internet Blocks|
Requires the governing boards of certain libraries including public school or higher education institution libraries that have computers whi...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2000||Postsec.||Electronic Documents|
Act No. 856., Provides that any person or agency required to submit to the director of the University of Georgia Libraries copies of documen...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Libraries|
Requires each public elementary and secondary school to establish and maintain a school library media center that is staffed by a certified ...