|Public Policy Committee (PPC)|
Provides the association’s focus on legislative matters; recommends studies on projects designed to advance the development of all types of libraries; advocates legislative action that advances library service for all residents of Illinois. Committee consists of twelve voting members, serving three-year, staggered. Each incoming ILA president should appoint four members, including his/her designated Public Policy Committee chair. Nonvoting ex officio members are the ILA executive director, the director of the Illinois State Library, ILA president, ILA vice president/president-elect, the chair of the ILA Intellectual Freedom Committee, and a representative of the school library community, a representative of the academic library community, a representative of the library systems community. A vacancy shall be declared for any member who is absent without cause from three regular meetings in the period of one year.
Timothy P. Jarzemsky (term on committee 2012-2015)
Roxane E. Bennett 2014-2017
Betsy Adamowski ILA Vice President/President-Elect