(1) The commission, in setting up minimum standards of free public library service and in certifying such libraries for state monies shall require the filing of an annual statistical report.

(a) This annual report may include such types of information as the Montana State Library commissioners shall deem necessary.

(b) In no instance shall the commission require new cumulations of statistical data without providing to each affected public library, 60 days prior to the beginning of the period of which information will be collected, notice of the commission's intention to require such cumulations as part of the annual report.

History: 22-1-103, MCA; IMP, 22-1-103, 22-1-326, 22-1-327, 22-1-328, 22-1-329, 22-1-330, 22-1-331, MCA; NEW, 1999 MAR p. 2626, Eff. 11/19/99; AMD, 2006 MAR p. 1571, Eff. 6/23/06.