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RESOLVED, BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE ONE
HUNDRED FIRST GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that
the Rules of the House of Representatives of the 101st General
Assembly are amended by adding Rule 9.5 as follows:
(House Rule 9.5 new)
(a) Notwithstanding any provision of these Rules to the
contrary, the Speaker shall not convene the House in regular or
perfunctory session after 4:00 p.m. on the day before Memorial
Day or before 4:00 p.m. on Memorial Day.
(b) On a regular session day reasonably close to Memorial
Day, the Speaker shall include in the business on the Daily
Calendar for that session a remembrance ceremony for Memorial
Day to honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice in defense
of our nation.
(c) This Rule may not be suspended.