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AN ACT concerning government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Flag Display Act is amended by adding
Section 15 as follows:
(5 ILCS 465/15 new)
Bicentennial 21-star United States flag.
Notwithstanding any provisions of this Act to the contrary, for
the period of time spanning December 3, 2017 through December
31, 2018, a United States flag bearing 21 stars shall be flown
from the flag pole of the Illinois State Capitol Building in
celebration of Illinois' bicentennial as the 21st state to join
the Union. Such flag shall conform to the requirements set
forth in Section 5 of the Official United States Flag Act, and
any other applicable requirements under this Act concerning the
respectful care and display of a United States flag. This
Section is repealed January 1, 2019.
This Act takes effect upon