Utah AG Publishes Clear Guidance Protecting School Libraries
Note: see 9/16/22 update to this article (below) about the withdrawal and replacement of this guidance memo.
Utah AG Memo Offers Strong Protection to School Libraries: Value to libraries beyond Utah
In Utah, the Attorney General’s Office, as required by the new law, “H.B. 374 Sensitive Materials in Schools” issued an official memorandum on May 4, 2022 as guidance to local education agencies (LEAs) to help school boards and superintendents understand the laws surrounding school libraries.