IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
To establish a 10-year term for the service of the Librarian of Congress.
This Act may be cited as the
Librarian of Congress Succession Modernization Act of 2015.
Appointment and term of service of Librarian of Congress
The President shall appoint the Librarian of Congress, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate.
Term of Service
The Librarian of Congress shall be appointed for a term of 10 years.
An individual appointed to the position of Librarian of Congress, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, may be reappointed to that position in accordance with subsections (a) and (b).
This section shall apply with respect to appointments made on or after the date of the enactment of this Act.
The first paragraph under the center heading
Library of Congress under the center heading
Legislative of the Act entitled
An Act Making appropriations for the legislative, executive, and judicial expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, and for other purposes, approved February 19, 1897 (29 Stat. 544, chapter 265; 2 U.S.C. 136), is amended by striking
to be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate,.
Passed the Senate October 7, 2015.