ERIC Number: ED390425
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Library Law Handbook: State Laws Relating to Michigan Libraries. 1993 Edition.
Michigan Library, Lansing.
This document is a compilation of state laws relating to Michigan libraries, intended as a tool for library managers and as an expression of continued commitment to strengthening library services throughout the state. It reprints legislation directly related to libraries of all levels, including: library networks; regional libraries: district libraries; city, village, and township libraries; public libraries; and county libraries. The text of the Michigan Compiled Laws, supplemented through the end of the 1991-92 Regular Session of the Michigan Legislature, also contains the text of the Freedom of Information Act (1976), the Open Meetings Act (1976), the Laws Documents, and Reports Act (1899), the Michigan Handicappers' Civil Rights Act (1976), the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act (1976), the Uniform Budgeting and Accounting Act (1968), the Charitable Organizations and Solicitations Act (1975), and the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Act (1974). It also notes small portions of election law, tax law, dog law, vehicle code, public health law, school code, and penal code which affect library use, attendance, or employment. An index to Michigan Attorney General Opinions through December 1992 is appended. (BEW)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Legal Responsibility, Libraries, Library Services, Library Standards, Public Policy, State Legislation, State Regulation
Library of Michigan, Public Information Office, P.O. Box 30007, 717 W. Allegan St., Lansing, MI 48909.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Michigan Library, Lansing.