Make Juneteenth a state holiday | Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

Make Juneteenth a state holiday

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SB 22 and HB 133 would make June 19, also known as "Juneteenth National Freedom Day," a state holiday for state employees.

Bill Sponsor(s): 
Sen. Neal and Reps Brown, Flood and Gentry

SB 22 bill has been assigned to the Senate State and Local Government committee.

HB 133 has passed out of the House and is awaiting committee assignment in the Senate.

KFTC's Position: 
KFTC Supports