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1138Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 20020320Primary Sponsor: Judiciary Committee SJ 11All Sponsors: Judiciary CommitteeDrafted Document Number: l:\s-jud\bills\judiciary\jud0109.jud.docResiding Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Judiciary Committee 25 HJSubject: 911 Heroes Day, September 11 of each yearHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 20020402 Introduced, read first time, 25 HJ referred to Committee Senate 20020326 Read third time, sent to House Senate 20020321 Read second time Senate 20020320 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without reference Versions of This Bill Revised on March 20, 2002 - Word format
March 20, 2002
S. Printed 3/20/02--S.
Read the first time March 20, 2002.
TO AMEND CHAPTER 3, TITLE 53, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO SPECIAL DAYS, SO AS TO DESIGNATE SEPTEMBER 11 OF EACH YEAR AS "911 HEROES DAY".
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Chapter 3, Title 53 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 53-3-160. September 11 of each year is designated as '911 Heroes Day', a day of recognition to express the gratitude of the citizens of South Carolina for all the sacrifices made by public safety personnel in the performance of their duties. The Governor must issue appropriate proclamations to commemorate '911 Heroes Day' and all local communities are requested to appropriately honor public safety personnel on that day."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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