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1    AN ACT concerning government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The State Commemorative Dates Act is amended by
5adding Section 107 as follows:
6    (5 ILCS 490/107 new)
7    Sec. 107. Atomic Veterans Day. The 16th day of July of each
8year is designated a commemorative holiday to be known as
9Atomic Veterans Day and to be observed throughout the State as
10a day in honor and remembrance of the men and women of this
11Nation who during their time of service experienced exposure
12to nuclear radiation while on active duty and served so
13valiantly in the cause of freedom.