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A08121 Summary:

COSPNSRMcDonald, Williams, Thiele, Ortiz, Zebrowski, Gottfried, Galef, Cook, Harris, Brabenec, Montesano, Hawley, Lupardo, Raia, Ra, Mosley, Dickens, Blake, D'Urso, Lawrence, Norris, Castorina, Jones
MLTSPNSRBarclay, Crespo, Dinowitz, Hooper, McDonough, Nolan, Schimminger
Amd §168-a, Exec L
Establishes September fourth as "Mother Teresa Remembrance Day".
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A08121 Actions:

05/31/2017referred to governmental operations
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A08121 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                      May 31, 2017
        Introduced by M. of A. GJONAJ -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Governmental Operations
        AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing September
          fourth  of each year as a day of commemoration known as "Mother Teresa
          Remembrance Day"
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Subdivision  3  of section 168-a of the executive law, as
     2  amended by chapter 481 of the laws  of  2012,  is  amended  to  read  as
     3  follows:
     4    3.  The  following  days  shall be days of commemoration in each year:
     5  January sixth, to be known as "Haym Salomon  Day",  January  twenty-sev-
     6  enth, to be known as "Holocaust Remembrance Day", February fourth, to be
     7  known  as "Rosa Parks Day", February fifteenth, to be known as "Susan B.
     8  Anthony Day", February sixteenth, to be known as  "Lithuanian  Independ-
     9  ence  Day",  February  twenty-eighth, to be known as "Gulf War Veterans'
    10  Day", March fourth, to be known as "Pulaski Day",  March  tenth,  to  be
    11  known as "Harriet Tubman Day", March twenty-ninth, to be known as "Viet-
    12  nam  Veterans'  Day", April ninth, to be known as "POW Recognition Day",
    13  April twenty-seventh, to be known as "Coretta  Scott  King  Day",  April
    14  twenty-eighth, to be known as "Workers' Memorial Day", the first Tuesday
    15  in  May to be known as "New York State Teacher Day", May seventeenth, to
    16  be known as "Thurgood Marshall Day", the first Sunday  in  June,  to  be
    17  known  as  "Children's  Day", June second, to be known as "Italian Inde-
    18  pendence Day", June twelfth, to be known as "Women Veterans  Recognition
    19  Day",  June  nineteenth,  to  be known as "Juneteenth Freedom Day", June
    20  twenty-fifth, to be known as "Korean War Veterans' Day", August  twenty-
    21  fourth,  to  be  known  as  "Ukrainian Independence Day", August twenty-
    22  sixth, to be known as "Women's Equality Day", September  fourth,  to  be
    23  known  as  "Mother  Teresa  Remembrance  Day", September eleventh, to be
    24  known as "Battle of Plattsburgh Day" and also to be known as  "September
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.

        A. 8121                             2
     1  11th  Remembrance Day", September thirteenth, to be known as "John Barry
     2  Day" and also to be known as "Uncle Sam Day in the State of  New  York",
     3  September  seventeenth,  to  be  known as "Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben
     4  Memorial  Day",  the  third Friday in September to be known as "New York
     5  State POW/MIA Recognition Day" except  if  such  date  of  commemoration
     6  cannot  be  observed  due to a religious holiday, such observances shall
     7  then be conducted on the second Friday of September, the  last  Saturday
     8  in  September,  to be known as "War of 1812 Day", the fourth Saturday of
     9  September, known as "Native-American Day", the last Sunday in September,
    10  to be known as "Gold Star Mothers' Day", October fifth, to be  known  as
    11  "Raoul Wallenberg Day", October eleventh, to be known as "New Netherland
    12  Day in the State of New York", October eighteenth, to be known as "Disa-
    13  bilities  History Day", October twenty-seventh, to be known as "Theodore
    14  Roosevelt Day", November ninth, to be known as  "Witness  for  Tolerance
    15  Day", November twelfth, to be known as "Elizabeth Cady Stanton Day", the
    16  third  Tuesday in November to be known as "New York State School-Related
    17  Professionals Recognition Day",  November  thirtieth,  to  be  known  as
    18  "Shirley  Chisholm  Day",  December third, to be known as "International
    19  Day of Persons with Disabilities", December  seventh,  to  be  known  as
    20  "Pearl  Harbor  Day",  December sixteenth, to be known as "Bastogne Day"
    21  and that day of the Asian lunar calendar designated as new  year  to  be
    22  known as "Asian New Year".
    23    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
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