Bill Status of SR0037 103rd General Assembly
Short Description: BLACK WOMEN'S HISTORY DAY
Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford - Mattie Hunter - Doris Turner, Robert Peters, Adriane Johnson, Patricia Van Pelt, David Koehler, Laura Ellman and Mike Simmons
| 2/22/2023||Senate||Resolution Adopted|
Synopsis As Introduced
Declares February 28, 2023 as Black Women's History Day in the State of Illinois to honor the accomplishments, power, beauty, courage, intelligence, ingenuity, stewardship, and leadership of Black women. Encourages all Illinoisans and their families to acknowledge, in word and in deed, the accomplishments of Black women in places where they live, work, and play, because doing so recognizes Black women's history as American history.