Other Boards and Commissions
ARIZONA BOARD OF LIBRARY EXAMINERS
Janet Fisher, Chair
Authorized by ARS §11-906
Passes upon the qualifications of persons desiring to become county librarians.
ARIZONA COUNTY LIBRARIANS
Joan Clark, State Librarian & Director of the Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records, a Division of the Arizona Secretary of State
Authorized by ARS §11-910
All county free libraries are under the general supervision of the State Librarian/Director of the Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records.
ARIZONA HISTORICAL RECORDS ADVISORY BOARD
The Honorable Roberta Voss, Chair
Jim Drake, State Coordinator
Authorized by ARS §41-1355
Under the National Archives Program for Grants to the States Records Commission on state historical records priorities, services as the central advisory body for historical records planning and for projects developed and carried out with the state. The Agency Director serves as State Coordinator as appointed by the Governor.
ARIZONA STATE BOARD ON GEOGRAPHIC AND HISTORIC NAMES
Eugene Trobia, Chair
Authorized by ARS §41-835-836
Receives and evaluates proposals to name or rename geographic features in the State of Arizona. It designates the most appropriate and acceptable names and the spelling of these names for use in maps and official government documents.
ARIZONA HISTORICAL ADVISORY COMMISSION
Dora Vasquez, Chair
Authorized by ARS §41-1352
On February 14, 2005, Statehood Day, Governor Janet Napolitano signed into law Chapter One, Senate Bill 1065, extending the Commission’s duties to develop and coordinate a statewide plan regarding the state’s centennial, which occurs in 2012.