Bill Text: IL SB0055 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Enrolled

Bill Title: Amends the State Commemorative Dates Act. Provides that August 4th of each year is designated as Barack Obama Day.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-0)

Status: (Enrolled) 2017-06-16 - Sent to the Governor [SB0055 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-SB0055-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 3 as follows:
6 (5 ILCS 490/3 new)
7 Sec. 3. Barack Obama Day. August 4th of each year is
8designated as Barack Obama Day, to be observed throughout the
9State as a day set apart to honor the 44th President of the
10United States of America who began his career serving the
11People of Illinois in both the Illinois State Senate and the
12United States Senate, and dedicated his life to protecting the
13rights of Americans and building bridges across communities.