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Title 45Subtitle BChapter XVIIPart 1700 → §1700.1


Title 45: Public Welfare
PART 1700—ORGANIZATION AND FUNCTIONS


§1700.1   Purpose.

The National Commission on Libraries and Information Science (NCLIS):

(a) Advises the President and the Congress on library and information services adequate to meet the needs of the people of the United States;

(b) Advises Federal, State, and local governments, and other public and private organizations regarding library services and information science, including consultations on relevant treaties, international agreements, and implementing legislation; and

(c) Promotes research and development activities to extend and improve the nation's library and information handling capabilities as essential links in national and international networks.

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