HB1242 (2020) Detail

Establishing every 4th Thursday in August as Jamaican Appreciation Day.


HB 1242 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2507

05/08

 

HOUSE BILL 1242

 

AN ACT establishing every 4th Thursday in August as Jamaican Appreciation Day.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Janvrin, Rock. 37; Rep. Fowler, Rock. 20; Rep. Cushing, Rock. 21; Rep. Khan, Rock. 20; Sen. Sherman, Dist 24

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes the fourth Thursday in August as Jamaican Appreciation Day.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2507

05/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT establishing every 4th Thursday in August as Jamaican Appreciation Day.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  New Section; Jamaican Appreciation Day.  Amend RSA 4 by inserting after section 13-z the following new section:

4:13-aa  Jamaican Appreciation Day.  The governor shall annually issue a proclamation declaring the fourth Thursday in August to be Jamaican Appreciation Day and shall call on the citizens of New Hampshire to observe the day with appropriate ceremonies and activities.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB1242 at GenCourtMobile
HB1242 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 18, 2020 House Hearing
March 3, 2020 House Exec Session

Bill Text Revisions

HB1242 Revision: 6877 Date: Dec. 2, 2019, 12:35 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration
Feb. 18, 2020 Public Hearing: 02/18/2020 10:30 am LOB 306
March 3, 2020 Executive Session: 03/03/2020 01:00 pm LOB 306