Bill Text: IL HB2568 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Enrolled

Bill Title: Amends the State Designations Act. Designates milkweed as the official State wildflower of the State of Illinois. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-2)

Status: (Enrolled) 2017-06-28 - Sent to the Governor [HB2568 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HB2568-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 Designations Act is amended by adding
5Section 43 as follows:
6 (5 ILCS 460/43 new)
7 Sec. 43. State wildflower. The plant Asclepias spp,
8commonly known as "Milkweed", is designated the official State
9wildflower of the State of Illinois.
10 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
11becoming law.