Bill Text: IL HB0123 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Chaptered

Bill Title: Amends the Statute on Statutes. Makes a technical change in a Section regarding the application of the Act.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-1)

Status: (Passed) 2017-08-18 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0119 [HB0123 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HB0123-Chaptered.html

Public Act 100-0119
HB0123 EnrolledLRB100 03794 RJF 13799 b
AN ACT concerning government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
Section 5. The State Commemorative Dates Act is amended by
adding Section 7 as follows:
(5 ILCS 490/7 new)
Sec. 7. Indigenous Peoples Day. The last Monday in
September of each year is designated as Indigenous Peoples Day
to be observed throughout the State as a day to recognize the
contributions of indigenous peoples with suitable ceremony and
fellowship designed to promote greater understanding and
kinship between indigenous peoples and non-indigenous peoples
of the State of Illinois.
Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.