|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 20, 2021||referred to finance|
senate Bill S6285
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6285 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6285 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6285 SPONSOR: SERINO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to making May 15th Police Memorial Day, a state holiday, and requiring the state division of crim- inal justice services to annually organize a fitting ceremony at the Police Memorial Wall and requiring the governor to appear in person at such ceremony PURPOSE: To honor police officers who lost their lives in the line of duty. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends the executive law to add May 15th, which shall be known as "Police Memorial Day," to the list of state holidays. Section 2: Provides that the Division of Criminal Justice Services shall
S6285 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6285 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 20, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. SERINO, AKSHAR, BORRELLO, BOYLE, GALLIVAN, GRIFFO, HELMING, JORDAN, LANZA, O'MARA, ORTT, RITCHIE, TEDISCO -- 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 making May 15th Police Memorial Day, a state holiday, and requiring the state division of criminal justice services to annually organize a fitting ceremony at the Police Memorial Wall and requiring the governor to appear in person at such ceremony THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 168-a of the executive law, as amended by chapter 237 of the laws of 2020, is amended to read as follows: 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 FIFTEENTH, TO BE KNOWN AS "POLICE MEMORIAL DAY," May seventeenth, to be known as "Thur- good Marshall Day", the first Sunday in June, to be known as "Children's Day", June second, to be known as "Italian Independence Day", June twelfth, to be known as "Women Veterans Recognition Day", June nine- teenth, to be known as "Juneteenth Freedom Day", June twenty-fifth, to EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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