SB 72
Creates a number of state designations, memorial highways, and the Missouri Medal of Honor Recipients Fund
Sponsor:
LR Number:
0658S.03T
Last Action:
7/13/2021 - Signed by Governor
Journal Page:
Title:
CCS HCS SB 72
Calendar Position:
6
Effective Date:
August 28, 2021
House Handler:

Current Bill Summary

CCS/HCS/SB 72 - This act creates a number of state designations.

The first Friday in May each year is designated as "Law Enforcement Appreciation Day".

August 31st of each year shall be known as "Random Acts of Kindness Day" in Missouri. This provision is identical to HB 202 (2021).

November 30th of each year is designated as "Mark Twain Day". This provision is identical to HB 894 (2021).

March 5th of each year is designated as "Iron Curtain Speech Day". This provision is identical to HB 893 (2021).

Every November 30th shall be known as "John Jordan 'Buck' O'Neil Day". This provision is identical to HB 869 (2021).

The first full week in September is designated as "Missouri Fox Trotter Week". This provision is similar to HB 2082 (2020).

May 1st of each year is designated as "Walthall Moore Day." This provision is identical to HB 522 (2021).

The month of April is designated as "Limb Loss Awareness Month" in Missouri. This provision is identical to HB 404 (2021).

March 26th of each year is designated as "Pioneering Black Women's Day" in honor of Gwen B. Giles, who was the first Black woman to serve in the Missouri Senate. This provision is identical to SB 610 (2021).

September 22, 2021, is designated as "Hazel Erby Day" in Missouri. This provision is similar to HCR 47 (2021).

Finally, "The Gateway Arch" in St. Louis shall be known as the official state monument.

JIM ERTLE