State Board of Library Examiners

Name State Board of Library Examiners
Contact Person Rebecca Hamilton - State Librarian
Mailing Address Post Office Box 131
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-0131
Phone Number 225-342-4931
Fax Number 225-219-4804
Board Email mplacke@crt.la.gov
Website n/a
Legal Authority RS 25:222
Year Created 1926
Organizational Placement Within the State Library of Louisiana
Purpose/Function Provides an examination to librarians who have the MLIS from ALA accredited university to provide them with certification.
Budget Message No budget is involved.
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 3
Number Currently Serving: 3
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 3
Estimated number in current year: 3
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $0      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 1
Unclassified: 0
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
    Employees:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

    Members:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
Notes This is a licensing board that only meets to administer a test and certify and re-certify librarians. They hold no other business. Meeting notices have not been placed since the board has existed.

The board has no budget and does not expend or receive any funds.
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