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House Bill No. 5442

Public Act No. 03-41

AN ACT DESIGNATING THE AMERICAN SHAD AS THE STATE FISH.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. (NEW) (Effective October 1, 2003) The American shad, Alosa sapidissima, shall be the state fish.

Approved May 23, 2003