senate Bill S1181

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Designates March 25, "Medal of Honor Day", as a day of commemoration

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  • In Committee
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 23, 2023 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 25, 2023 advanced to third reading
Jan 24, 2023 2nd report cal.
Jan 23, 2023 1st report cal.188
Jan 10, 2023 referred to finance

S1181 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §168-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S5587
2019-2020: S5204
2021-2022: S2970

S1181 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Designates March 25, "Medal of Honor Day", as a day of commemoration.

S1181 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1181 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                             January 10, 2023
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- 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  designating  March
   twenty-fifth as "Medal of Honor Day"
   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
   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-FIFTH TO BE KNOWN AS  "MEDAL
 OF  HONOR  DAY",  March  twenty-ninth, to be known as "Vietnam 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 "Chil-
 dren's Day", June second, to be known  as  "Italian  Independence  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", the second Monday in July, to
 be  known  as "Abolition Commemoration 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
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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