The following information was shared via email with the library community on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 by Sam Walseth, Capitol Hill Associates, in his role as the MLA-ITEM lobbyist.
The House Capital Investment committee released a bonding bill this
afternoon. The proposal includes $2 million for library construction
grants!! This matches up nicely with SF 210, which also contains $2 million
for library construction grants.
Scroll to page 5.12 for the library rider language:
Scroll to page 1, line 24 for our line item on the spreadsheet:
House Capital Investment meets Wednesday at 3pm, presumably to move the bill
out to Ways & Means.