OLR Bill Analysis

SB 101

AN ACT ESTABLISHING FIRST RESPONDER DAY.

SUMMARY:

This bill requires the governor to proclaim September 27 of each year as First Responder Day in recognition of first responders' service, sacrifice, and contribution to public health and safety. It requires suitable exercises and observances to be held at the State Capitol and other locations the governor designates.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Upon passage

COMMITTEE ACTION

Public Safety and Security Committee

Joint Favorable Change of Reference

Yea

25

Nay

0

(03/04/2014)

Government Administration and Elections Committee

Joint Favorable

Yea

14

Nay

0

(03/14/2014)