316: Legislator of the Year Award
This award is given to a New Mexico state legislator who has demonstrated leadership in the advancement of libraries throughout the state.
Nominees should meet one or more of the following criteria:
• Notable legislative contribution to library funding.
• Notable legislative contribution to the issues of intellectual freedom.
• Notable legislative contribution to access to library services.
Local legislative achievement may be recognized with the New Mexico Library Amigo Award.
The award is not necessarily given every year. More than one award may be given.
The Legislator(s) of the Year receives membership free for the following year.
A suitable certificate or other memento of the occasion shall be presented during the annual conference.