State Legislation

The Office for Intellectual Freedom and Freedom to Read Foundation compile semiannually a list of bills in state legislatures and in the U.S. Congress affecting intellectual freedom, free speech, and privacy.  


Federal Legislation Updates

For information on federal legislation visit the Freedom to Read Foundation.

The ALA Washington Office has much more on federal legislation affecting libraries from a variety of perspectives.


State Legislation Updates

June 2012

January 2012

For updates, additional details, and newly introduced legislation in a given state, consult that state legislature's website.

Please keep the Office for Intellectual Freedom informed about information affecting intellectual freedom in your state!  Send information to dstone at