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Legislative & Advocacy

"Return of Library Materials" bill passed by Senate on February 9!
Assembly vote expected on Tuesday, February 16!
Please contact your Assembly Representatives!

Library Legislative Day 2016 ended with passage of the Return of Library Materials (SB466/AB609) by the Senate on a voice vote after no debate!.

Major thanks to everyone who made calls and sent emails to their Senators in support of this bill, and also advocated for it in person by attending Library Legislative Day!

We need your help for the NEXT STEP in the legislative process READ MORE.

Upcoming Events

February 8, 2016
Portrait of a Legislative Success Story 
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Madison Public Library, Room 301

February 9, 2016
Library Legislative Day
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Concourse Hotel

February 9, 2016
WLA's 125th Anniversary Kickoff
Capitol Rotunda
Noon - 1:00 p.m. 

February 11, 2016
WLA Membership Committee Meeting
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
via GoToMeeting 

February 12, 2016
WLA Board of Directors Meeting
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
WLA Chester Room 

February 12, 2016
WLA LITA Committee Meeting
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
via GoToMeeting

February 16, 2016
WAAL Conference Committee Meeting
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
via GoToMeeting

February 16, 2016
WLA Conference Committee Meeting
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, Milwaukee 

February 16, 2016
YSS Leadership Meeting
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
via GoToMeeting

February 17, 2016
WLA/Wisconsin Historical Foundation Meeting
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
WLA Chester Room

February 20, 2016
WLTF Leadership Meeting
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
via GoToMeeting

February 24, 2016
WLA 125th Task Force Meeting
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
WLA Chester Room and
via GoToMeeting 

February 25, 2016
WAPL Leadership Meeting
2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
via GoToMeeting
 

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