Governmental Relations Committee
Midwest Chapter, Medical Library Association
CHARGE: The Governmental Relations Committee shall consist of at least three (3) members appointed to serve terms beginning in even numbered years. This committee shall encourage, develop, and coordinate legislative activities within the Chapter, make recommendations to the Executive Board regarding legislative issues requiring Chapter action, and cooperate with the MLA Governmental Relations Committee.
MEMBERSHIP: The committee currently has at least one representative in each of the nine states that are represented in the Midwest Chapter. A list of the Governmental Relations committee members can be found at: http://midwestmla.org/committees/govt-relations/members.html
- EPA Libraries Funding for 2010 Update - Cover Letter and Attachment/Full Document (11/20/09)
- MLA Action Alert - HHS Appropriations Bill & NIH Funding (5/4/07)
- Legislative Update prepared for the September meeting of the MLA Board (8/22/05) - MS Word format (for now)
- Update on House & Senate language in NIH open access policy bills (7/18/05)