102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 11/16/2022, by Rep. Justin Slaughter
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the State Commemorative Dates Act. Designates the month of
August of each year as Moorish American Awareness Month to be observed
throughout the State as a month to recognize the valuable contributions of
Moorish Americans to this State and to the various aspects of American
society. Effective immediately.
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning State 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 6.5 as follows:
(5 ILCS 490/6.5 new)
Moorish-American Awareness Month.
The month of
August of each year is
designated as Moorish-American
Awareness Month to be observed throughout the State as a
to recognize the valuable contributions of Moorish Americans
to this State and to the
various aspects of American society.
This Act takes effect upon