Committees: Legislation


The Legislation Committee provides current information to the membership regarding the status of legislation and other legal matters likely to affect music libraries. When appropriate, the committee prepares position papers representing the opinion of the membership for government agencies such as the Copyright Office.

Committee Handbook

Legislation Committee Handbook
Chair, 2018-2022
Kyra Folk-Farber
Member, 2017-2021
Kathleen L. DeLaurenti
Member, 2018-2022
Jacey Kepich
Member, 2018-2022
Pamela Pagels
Member, 2019-2023
Samuel J. Crawford
Member, 2019-2023
Anthony L. Sharp
Member, 2019-2023
Peter Shirts
Member, ex-officio
Marci A. Cohen


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About MLA

The Music Library Association is the professional association for music libraries and librarianship in the United States. Founded in 1931, it has an international membership of librarians, musicians, scholars, educators, and members of the book and music trades. Complementing the Association’s national and international activities are eleven regional chapters that carry out its programs on the local level.