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Rule # 12-113 Public Library Finances

This rule creates public library fund balance standards with regard to the library improvement reserve fund, operating fund, rainy day fund, and gift fund.

Notices filed with Indiana Register:

Proposed Rule:

Scientific and Technical findings:  N/A

Public Comments and Requests for Hearings:

In accordance with Indiana law, the State Library will hold at least one public hearing at which time public comments can be made.  However, comments and requests for hearing may also be submitted to sywatson@library.IN.gov. Comments and requests for a hearing may be mailed to 140 N. Senate Avenue; Indianapolis, IN  46204-2296.  Comments will be accepted until the date the rule is adopted.  Requests for hearings are posted below.  Public comments may be inspected at the Senate Avenue location noted above. 

Anticipated Timeline: (subject to change throughout the process)

  • File proposed rule  7/27/12
  • Public hearing   11/1/12
  • Adopting rule 11/7/12
  • AG review and sign 11/8/12
  • Governor review and sign 12/17/12
  • Anticipated effective date 1/30/12

Public Hearing Date: Not set yet