1.  The general assembly may appropriate moneys to any library which is designated by the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, with the concurrence of the state librarian, as a regional or subregional library to furnish library service to eligible blind and physically handicapped citizens as defined in Public Law 89-522 (1966).

 2.  The  state librarian shall administer the library service for the blind and physically handicapped, and request an annual operating budget for regional or subregional libraries providing services to the blind and physically handicapped as defined in Public Law 89-522 (1966), and shall monitor services and activities from any library in Missouri which may be designated by the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, with the concurrence of the state librarian, as a subregional library for the blind and physically handicapped.

Terms Used In Missouri Laws 181.065

  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020