2015 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Governor John A. Kitzhaber, M.D., for State Library)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to financial assistance for public library service; declaring an emergency.|
Requires Trustees of State Library to provide annual grants for public library services for youth, with emphasis on underserved youth.
Authorizes trustees to request that appropriations for grant funding by Legislative Assembly be based on methods determined by trustees. Increases minimum grant amount. Expands uses of annual establishment and development grants to include programs for students in kindergarten through high school. Replaces current name for State Library's reading program with generic name in list of programs eligible for Oregon Early Reading Program strategic investment moneys. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||Joint Committee On Ways and Means|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|