ALA Committee on Legislation (COL)
Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2009. Last retrieved on 12/04/2013. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.
Public Posts from ALA Connect
- ALA seeks nominations for 2014 James Madison awards
- Oppose bill language that would hamper public access!
- Letter regarding the government shutdown sent to the Public Printer
- The government is open!
- Federal Depository Libraries and the Affordable Care Act
- COL report to council
- Update on recent privacy issues (NSA, Sec. 215,, etc.)
- Whistleblower protection
- Good news! House Administration Rejects Recommendation to Charge Public for Access to Legislative Documents
- New Executive Order will increase government transparency
To consist of 18 members having staggered terms. Chairpersons are appointed annually. Each year the president-elect of ALA appoints the chair and new members to fill the staggered terms of about half of the COL membership.