senate Bill S6856A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides that the official state hymn of remembrance in honor of all American veterans shall be "Here Rests in Honored Glory"

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A8704 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 signed chap.466
Dec 17, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1850
substituted for s6856a
Jun 19, 2018 substituted by a8704a
Jun 18, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.1850
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 05, 2018 print number 6856a
Jan 05, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jan 03, 2018 referred to investigations and government operations
Aug 23, 2017 referred to rules

S6856 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8704
Law Section:
State Law
Laws Affected:
Add §91, State L

S6856 - Summary

Provides that the official state hymn of remembrance in honor of all American veterans shall be "Here Rests in Honored Glory".

S6856 - Sponsor Memo

S6856 - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6856

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             August 23, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DeFRANCISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the state law, in relation to designating "Here Rests in
  Honored Glory" the official state hymn of mourning  in  honor  of  all
  American veterans

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The state law is amended by adding a new section 91 to read
as follows:
  § 91. STATE HYMN OF MOURNING IN HONOR OF ALL AMERICAN VETERANS.  "HERE
RESTS IN HONORED GLORY," BY DONALD B. MILLER SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL STATE
HYMN OF MOURNING IN  HONOR  OF  ALL  AMERICAN  VETERANS,  BASED  ON  THE
INSCRIPTION ON THE TOMB OF THE UNKNOWN SOLDIER.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13414-01-7

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S6856A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8704
Law Section:
State Law
Laws Affected:
Add §91, State L

S6856A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that the official state hymn of remembrance in honor of all American veterans shall be "Here Rests in Honored Glory".

S6856A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6856A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6856--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             August 23, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DeFRANCISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules --  recommitted
  to  the  Committee  on  Investigations  and  Government  Operations in
  accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the state law, in relation to designating "Here Rests in
  Honored Glory" the official state hymn of remembrance in honor of  all
  American veterans

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The state law is amended by adding a new section 91 to read
as follows:
  § 91. STATE HYMN OF REMEMBRANCE IN HONOR  OF  ALL  AMERICAN  VETERANS.
"HERE  RESTS  IN  HONORED  GLORY,"  BY DR. DONALD B. MILLER SHALL BE THE
OFFICIAL STATE HYMN OF REMEMBRANCE IN HONOR OF  ALL  AMERICAN  VETERANS,
BASED ON THE INSCRIPTION ON THE TOMB OF THE UNKNOWN SOLDIER.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13414-02-8

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