2016 General Obligation Bonds for Public and Tribal Public Libraries

SB122, the "2016 Capital Projects General Obligation Bond Act"

was approved by the 2016 New Mexico Legislature and was approved by the registered voters at the 2016 General Election of the State.

Language from the law [SFA/SB 122, pp. 22-23]:

B. for library acquisitions at public libraries,public school libraries, academic libraries and tribal libraries statewide:

(1) to the cultural affairs department:

(a) three million dollars ($3,000,000)for equipment, library furniture, fixtures and supplemental library resource acquisitions, including print, non-print and electronic resources, and for the purchase and installation of broadband internet equipment and infrastructure at nontribal public libraries statewide; and

(b) seven hundred fifty thousand dollars ($750,000) for equipment, library furniture, fixtures and supplemental library resource acquisitions, including print, non-print and electronic resources, and for the purchase and installation of broadband internet equipment and infrastructure at tribal libraries statewide;

ALLOCATIONS

Allocations are based on the 4.5.8 NMAC, most current Census Information (2015 Estimated) available, and Library eligibility.

TRIBAL PUBLIC LIBRARIES -- FINAL ALLOCATIONS

By Library

By County

 

PUBLIC LIBRARIES

By Library

By County

 

Questions?

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