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Board of Library Commissioners
    Board of Library Commissioners
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FY07
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Regional Public Libraries Local Aid  
   7000-9401   For aid to regional public libraries; provided, that the board of library commissioners may provide quarterly advances of funds for purposes authorized by clauses (1) and (2) of section 19C of chapter 78 of the General Laws, as it deems proper to regional public library systems throughout the fiscal year, in compliance with the office of the comptroller's regulations on state grants, 815 CMR 2.00; provided further, that notwithstanding said section 19C of said chapter 78 or any other general or special law to the contrary, the Boston public library shall, as the library of last recourse for reference and research services for the commonwealth, be paid from this item an amount equal to $1.06 per resident in the commonwealth; and provided further, that notwithstanding the provisions of any general or special law to the contrary, in calculating the fiscal year 2007 distribution of funds appropriated herein, the board of library commissioners shall employ the same population figures used to calculate the fiscal year 2006 distribution 15,230,361 15,480,361