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Senate Bill No. 794

Public Act No. 05-179

AN ACT ESTABLISHING FREDERICK LAW OLMSTED DAY.

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

Section 1. Subsection (a) of section 10-29a of the general statutes is amended by adding subdivision (49) as follows (Effective October 1, 2005):

(NEW) (49) The Governor shall proclaim April twenty-sixth of each year to be Frederick Law Olmsted Day to honor his legacy as the founder of American landscape architecture. Suitable exercises shall be held in the State Capitol and elsewhere as the Governor designates for the observance of the day.

Approved July 1, 2005