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

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: (Enrolled) 2017-06-29 - Sent to the Governor [HB0123 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HB0123-Enrolled.html

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1 AN ACT concerning government.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The State Commemorative Dates Act is amended by
5adding Section 7 as follows:
6 (5 ILCS 490/7 new)
7 Sec. 7. Indigenous Peoples Day. The last Monday in
8September of each year is designated as Indigenous Peoples Day
9to be observed throughout the State as a day to recognize the
10contributions of indigenous peoples with suitable ceremony and
11fellowship designed to promote greater understanding and
12kinship between indigenous peoples and non-indigenous peoples
13of the State of Illinois.
14 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
15becoming law.