senate Bill S7600

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes November first as Military Opportunities Day

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
May 14, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 09, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 08, 2018 1st report cal.1110
Jan 29, 2018 referred to finance


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May 8, 2018 - Finance committee Vote

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S7600 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §168-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: S6057, A4387
2021-2022: S1341, A7825
2023-2024: A1872

S7600 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes November first of each year as a day of commemoration known as Military Opportunities Day.

S7600 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7600 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 29, 2018

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

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing  November
  first of each year as a day of commemoration known as "Military Oppor-
  tunities Day"


  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 168-a of  the  executive  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  481  of  the  laws  of 2012, is amended to read as
  3. The following days shall be days of  commemoration  in  each  year:
January  sixth,  to  be known as "Haym Salomon Day", January twenty-sev-
enth, to be known as "Holocaust Remembrance Day", February fourth, to be
known as "Rosa Parks Day", February fifteenth, to be known as "Susan  B.
Anthony  Day",  February sixteenth, to be known as "Lithuanian Independ-
ence Day", February twenty-eighth, to be known as  "Gulf  War  Veterans'
Day",  March  fourth,  to  be known as "Pulaski Day", March tenth, to be
known as "Harriet Tubman Day", March twenty-ninth, to be known as "Viet-
nam Veterans' Day", April ninth, to be known as "POW  Recognition  Day",
April  twenty-seventh,  to  be  known as "Coretta Scott King Day", April
twenty-eighth, to be known as "Workers' Memorial Day", the first Tuesday
in May to be known as "New York State Teacher Day", May seventeenth,  to
be  known  as  "Thurgood  Marshall Day", the first Sunday in June, to be
known as "Children's Day", June second, to be known  as  "Italian  Inde-
pendence  Day", June twelfth, to be known as "Women Veterans Recognition
Day", June nineteenth, to be known as  "Juneteenth  Freedom  Day",  June
twenty-fifth,  to be known as "Korean War Veterans' Day", August twenty-
fourth, to be known as  "Ukrainian  Independence  Day",  August  twenty-
sixth,  to be known as "Women's Equality Day", September eleventh, to be
known as "Battle of Plattsburgh Day" and also to be known as  "September
11th  Remembrance Day", September thirteenth, to be known as "John Barry
Day" and also to be known as "Uncle Sam Day in the State of  New  York",
September  seventeenth,  to  be  known as "Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben
Memorial Day", the third Friday in September to be known  as  "New  York

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