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H.R. 16365._-

S. 3318...

Statement of-

Allain, Alexander Peter, trustee, St. Mary Parish (County) Library,

Franklin, La

Doms, Keith, director, Free Library of Philadelphia, Pa.

Hathaway, Hon. William D., a Representative in Congress from the

State of Maine...

Lamkin, Burton E., Associate Commissioner for Libraries and Educa-

tional Technology, Office of Education, Department of Health,

Education, and Welfare, accompanied by Dr. Albert L. Alford,

Assistant Commissioner for Legislation; and Ray M. Fry, Director,

Division of Library Programs..

McDonough, Roger H., director, State Library of New Jersey ---

Miller, Miss Helen M., State librarian of the State of Idaho.

Olsen, Hon. Arnold, a Representative in Congress from the State of

Montana..

Rochell, Carlton, director, Public Library of Atlanta, Ga.--

Warden, Mrs. Margaret, trustee, Great Falls Public Library, Great

Falls, Mont..

Prepared statements, letters, supplemental material, etc.-

Allain, Alexander Peter, trustee, St. Mary Parish (County) Library,

Franklin, La.;

Biographical data

"Inside Louisiana's Correctional Institution Libraries * * *,!!

a group of articles entitled..

Resolution adopted by the Board of Directors, American Library

Trustee Association..

Doms, Keith, director, Free Library of Philadelphia, Pa.:

Biographical data---

“Library Service Institutions-Pennsylvania,” an article entitled.

Francis, Roger B., director, South Bend Public Library, Indiana,

letter to Chairman Brademas, dated September 1, 1970--

Hathaway, Hon. William D., a Representative in Congress from the
State of Maine:
Canaday, Dayton W., director, State Historical Society, State of

South Dakota, letter from, dated December 22, 1969--
Cassady, Theodore J., assistant State archivist, State of Illinois,

letter from, dated December 17, 1969..
Erney, Richard A., acting director, State Historical Society of

Wisconsin, letter from, dated February 18, 1970.-

Gale, Frederick C., assistant State archivist, State of Nevada,

letter from, dated January 12, 1970---

Hill, Olney W., public records director, State of Vermont, letter

from, dated December 15, 1969.--

Howard, Milo B., Jr., director, Department of Archives and

History State of Alabama, letter from, dated December 1,

1969.

Hunt, Edwin H., director, Department of Administration and

Control, State of New Hampshire, letter from, dated Decem-

ber 16, 1969.

Kahn, Herman, president, the Society of American Archivists,

New Haven, Conn., letter from, dated September 8, 1969.

Kivett, Marvin F., director, Nebraska State Historical Society,

letter from, dated December 29, 1969.-

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Prepared statements, letters, supplemental material, etc.--Continued
Hathaway, Hon. William D. -Continued

Krasean, Thomas, State archivist, Indiana State Library, letter

from, dated December 22, 1969.--
McLemore, R. A., director, Department of Archives and His-

tory, State of Mississippi, letter from, dated December 18,

1969
Silsby, Samuel S., Jr., State archivist, State of Maine, letter from,

dated June 30, 1969..

Statement of..
Humphrey, John A., assistant commissioner for libraries, New York

State Education Department, statement of -
Lamkin, Burton E., associate commissioner for libraries and educational
technology, Office of Education, HEW, "Appendix-The LSCA

Record,” an article entitled..
McDonough, Roger H., director, State Library of New Jersey:

Biographical data.
“Library Outreach Program, 1970," a report entitled.

Statement of..--
Miller, Miss Helen M., State librarian, State of Idaho:

Biographical data---.
LSČA allotments and State and local expenditures 1967–70

(table) -
Summary of public library construction needs in fiscal 1970

(table)--
Mumford, L. Quincy, Librarian of Congress, letter to Chairman

Brademas, dated September 8, 1970.--
Rochell, Carlton, director Public Library of Atlanta:

Biographical data-
"Examples of the Catalytic Effect of LSCA on the Atlanta

Public Library,” an article entitled.
Warden, Mrs. Margaret S., trustee, Great Falls Public Library,
Montana:

Biographical data---
"Examples,” an article entitled.
Growth and Support of State and Public Library Service in

Montana 1956–69 (table) -
Map No.1.-Public Library Federations, 1970..
Map No. 2.–County library service-
Map No. 3.-Public library buildings erected or remodeled with

assistance from LSCA title II funds..

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HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES,
SELECT SUBCOMMITTEE ON EDUCATION,
OF THE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION AND LABOR,

Washington, D.C.
The subcommittee met at 9:45 a.m., pursuant to call, in room 2175,
Rayburn House Office Building, Hon. John Brademas (chairman of
the subcommittee) presiding.

Present: Representatives Perkins, Brademas, Daniels, Meeds, Steiger and Hansen.

Staff members present: Jack G. Duncan, counsel; Ronald L. Katz, assistant staff director; Arlene Horowitz, staff assistant, Toni Immerman, clerk, and Marty La Vor, minority legislative coordinator.

(Texts of H.R. 16365 and S. 3318 follow:)

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91st CONGRESS

2D SESSION

H. R. 16365

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

MARCH 10, 1970 Mr. AYRES (for himself, Mr. QUIE, Mr. REm of New York, Mr. ERLENBORN,

Mr. DELLENBACK, Mr. Esch, and Mr. COLLINS) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and Labor

A BILL
To extend, consolidate, and improve programs under the

Library
Services and Construction Act.

1 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa2 tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 3 That this Act may be cited as the "Library Services and

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SEC. 2. It is the purpose of this Act, in order to improve

7 the administration and implementation of programs under

8 the Library Services and Construction Act, to lessen the

9 administrative burden upon the States through reduction

10 of the number of State plans under such Act from five to one

11 and to afford the States greater discretion in allocating funds

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1 under such Act to meet specific State needs by combining 2 within a single authorization the programs formerly author3 ized by titles I, II, III, and IV of such Act. It is the further

purpose of this Act to offer greater encouragement to the 5 Stateş to extend library services to areas with high concentra6 tions of low-income families and without adequate library

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8 CONSOLIDATION OF TITLES I, II, III, AND IV OF LIBRARY

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SERVICES AND CONSTRUCTION ACT

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SEC. 3. The Library Services and Construction Act is

11 amended by striking out everything after section 2 thereof

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"SEC. 101. (a) The Commissioner of Education (here17 inafter in this Act referred to as the 'Commissioner') shall

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carry out a program for making grants to the States for the uses and purposes set forth in section 103 of this title.

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(b) For the purpose of making such grants, there are

21 authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary

22. for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1972, and for each of the 23. four succeeding fiscal years.

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“ALLOTMENTS TO STATES

25 "SEC. 102. (a) (1) From the sums appropriated pur26 suant to section 101 (b) for carrying out this title for any

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