2007 -- H 5162
A N A C T
RELATING TO HOLIDAYS AND DAYS OF SPECIAL OBSERVANCE
Introduced By: Representatives Ucci, Fellela, Almeida, Pacheco, and Jacquard
Date Introduced: January 24, 2007
It is enacted by the General Assembly as follows:
SECTION 1. Chapter 25-2 of the General Laws entitled "Days of Special Observance" is
hereby amended by adding thereto the following section:
25-2-48. Firefighters' and Police Officers' Appreciation Day. -- The eleventh day of
September shall annually be set apart as a day to be known as "Firefighters' and Police Officers'
Appreciation Day." This day shall be observed by the people of this state with appropriate
ceremonies and activities that honor and commemorate all the dedicated men and women who
have lost their lives in the line of duty as Firefighters and Police Officers in our state.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon passage.