House Concurrent Resolution 33

 
 
 

General Assembly

133

Short Title

Urge Congress-designate Juneteenth Independence Day 
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Long Title To urge the United States Congress to pass and the President of the United States to sign legislation to designate June 19th as a national holiday, to be known as Juneteenth Independence Day, in recognition of June 19, 1865, the date on which news of the end of slavery reached enslaved people in the southwestern states.

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Committees

House State and Local Government Committee
 
 

Primary Sponsors

Juanita Brent
 

Cosponsors

REPRESENTATIVES
Gil Blair
Kristin Boggs
Janine R. Boyd
Richard Brown
Jack Cera
Randi Clites
Erica C. Crawley
Jeffrey Crossman
Sedrick Denson
Tavia Galonski
Paula Hicks Hudson
Adam Holmes
Stephanie Howse
Catherine D. Ingram
Brigid Kelly
Bernadine Kennedy Kent
David Leland
Michele Lepore-Hagan
Mary Lightbody
Beth Liston
Adam C. Miller
Joe Miller
Jessica Miranda
Michael J. O'Brien
John Patterson
Craig S. Riedel
Phil Robinson
John M. Rogers
Allison Russo
Michael Sheehy
Michael Skindell
Kent Smith
Lisa Sobecki
Fred Strahorn
Bride Rose Sweeney
Emilia Strong Sykes
Terrence Upchurch
Casey Weinstein
Thomas West
 
 
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