Synopsis As Introduced Amends the State Commemorative Dates Act. Provides that Juneteenth National Freedom Day shall be observed on June 19 of each year as a holiday throughout the State (currently, not a holiday and is observed on the third Saturday of June of each year). Provides that when June 19 falls on a Sunday, the following Monday shall be held and considered the holiday. Amends the Election Code, the Illinois Procurement Code, the School Code, and the Promissory Note and Bank Holiday Act to include Juneteenth National Freedom Day as a holiday. Effective immediately.
Fiscal Note (Dept. of Central Management Services)
Senate Bill 1965 will not require additional resources. Salaries will be paid, whether on holiday or at work. Whal is lost is productivity. If that equates to the cost of salaries, then CMS Bureau of Personnel's estimate is $I I.3M statewide.