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S08396 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                    IN SENATE
                                    January 26, 2024
        Introduced  by Sen. GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
        AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to "International Snowmo-
          bile Ride Day"
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section  1.  Subdivision  3  of section 168-a of the executive law, as
     2  amended by chapter 652 of the laws  of  2023,  is  amended  to  read  as
     3  follows:
     4    3.  The  following  days  shall be days of commemoration in each year:
     5  January sixth, to be known as "Haym Salomon  Day",  January  twenty-sev-
     6  enth, to be known as "Holocaust Remembrance Day", February fourth, to be
     7  known  as  "Rosa Parks Day", the second Saturday in February to be known
     8  as "International Snowmobile Ride Day", February fifteenth, to be  known
     9  as "Susan B. Anthony Day", February sixteenth, to be known as "Lithuani-
    10  an  Independence  Day", February twenty-eighth, to be known as "Gulf War
    11  Veterans' Day", March fourth,  to  be  known  as  "Pulaski  Day",  March
    12  eighth,  to  be known as "International Women's Day", March tenth, to be
    13  known as "Harriet Tubman Day", March twenty-ninth, to be known as "Viet-
    14  nam Veterans' Day", April ninth, to be known as "POW  Recognition  Day",
    15  April  twenty-seventh,  to  be  known as "Coretta Scott King Day", April
    16  twenty-eighth, to be known as "Workers' Memorial Day", the first Tuesday
    17  in May to be known as "New York State Teacher Day", May seventeenth,  to
    18  be  known  as  "Thurgood  Marshall Day", the first Sunday in June, to be
    19  known as "Children's Day", June second, to be known  as  "Italian  Inde-
    20  pendence  Day", June twelfth, to be known as "Women Veterans Recognition
    21  Day", June nineteenth, to be known as  "Juneteenth  Freedom  Day",  June
    22  twenty-fifth,  to  be  known  as  "Korean War Veterans' Day", the second
    23  Monday in July, to be known as  "Abolition  Commemoration  Day",  August
    24  twenty-fourth, to be known as "Ukrainian Independence Day", August twen-
    25  ty-sixth,  to be known as "Women's Equality Day", September eleventh, to
    26  be known as "Battle of Plattsburgh Day" and also to be known as "Septem-
    27  ber 11th Remembrance Day", September thirteenth, to be  known  as  "John
    28  Barry  Day"  and  also to be known as "Uncle Sam Day in the State of New
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.

        S. 8396                             2
     1  York", September seventeenth, to be  known  as  "Friedrich  Wilhelm  von
     2  Steuben Memorial Day", the third Friday in September to be known as "New
     3  York State POW/MIA Recognition Day" except if such date of commemoration
     4  cannot  be  observed  due to a religious holiday, such observances shall
     5  then be conducted on the second Friday of September, the  last  Saturday
     6  in  September,  to be known as "War of 1812 Day", the fourth Saturday of
     7  September, known as "Native-American Day", the last Sunday in September,
     8  to be known as "Gold Star Mothers' Day", October fifth, to be  known  as
     9  "Raoul Wallenberg Day", October eleventh, to be known as "New Netherland
    10  Day in the State of New York", October eighteenth, to be known as "Disa-
    11  bilities  History Day", October twenty-seventh, to be known as "Theodore
    12  Roosevelt Day", November ninth, to be known as  "Witness  for  Tolerance
    13  Day", November twelfth, to be known as "Elizabeth Cady Stanton Day", the
    14  third  Tuesday in November to be known as "New York State School-Related
    15  Professionals Recognition Day",  November  thirtieth,  to  be  known  as
    16  "Shirley  Chisholm  Day",  December third, to be known as "International
    17  Day of Persons with Disabilities", December  seventh,  to  be  known  as
    18  "Pearl  Harbor  Day",  December sixteenth, to be known as "Bastogne Day"
    19  and that day of the Asian lunar calendar designated as new  year  to  be
    20  known as "Asian New Year".
    21    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
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