Library Act 1939 No 40
Current version for 4 January 2013 to date (accessed 22 December 2014 at 07:09)
Part 2A

Part 2A The State Library of New South Wales

7C   Title of Library

On and from the commencement of this section the institution that, immediately before that commencement, was known as the Library of New South Wales shall be the State Library of New South Wales.

7D   Annual endowment

(1)  For the purpose of providing a statutory fund for the purchase of books, periodicals, publications and other requirements of the State Library, but exclusive of the payment of working expenses of the State Library, there shall be paid by the Treasurer to the Council, an annual endowment of such amount as Parliament approves.
(2)  Any moneys payable by the Treasurer under this section shall be paid out of moneys provided by Parliament.

7E   Special donations

(1)  The arrangements made and conditions agreed to by The Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales with David Scott Mitchell and other persons or their legal representatives, and by The Council of the Library of New South Wales with any persons or their legal representatives, with respect to books, manuscripts, paintings, engravings and other library material handed over or donated by the said David Scott Mitchell or other persons for custody and management either in conjunction with other property of The Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales or The Council of the Library of New South Wales or separately therefrom shall be carried out and observed by the Council.
(2)  Without affecting the generality of section 4B (3), the Council may enter into any such arrangements and agree to such conditions as it may think fit with respect to books, manuscripts, paintings, engravings and other library material handed over to or donated to the State Library for custody or management either in conjunction with other property of the Council or separately therefrom.
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