2015-2016 Regular Session - SB 294
Holidays and Observances; revise the public and legal holidays recognized by the State of Georgia
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 4 of Title 1 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to holidays and observances, so as to revise the public and legal holidays recognized by the State of Georgia; to prohibit the recognition of public and legal holidays honoring, recognizing, observing, or celebrating the Confederate States of America, its history, or the military or political leaders thereof or the Civil War; to repeal the observing of Confederate History and Heritage Month; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/27/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/26/2016 - Senate Hopper