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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 State Commemorative Dates Act is amended by
adding Section 107 as follows:
(5 ILCS 490/107 new)
Atomic Veterans Day.
The 16th day of July of each
year is designated a commemorative holiday to be known as
Atomic Veterans Day and to be observed throughout the State as
a day in honor and remembrance of the men and women of this
Nation who during their time of service experienced exposure
to nuclear radiation while on active duty and served so
valiantly in the cause of freedom.