HB 142: "An Act establishing Elders' Day."

00 HOUSE BILL NO. 142 01 "An Act establishing Elders' Day." 02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 03 * Section 1. AS 44.12 is amended by adding a new section to article 2 to read: 04 Sec. 44.12.140. Elders' Day. Elders' Day is established on the winter solstice 05 of each year to honor the positive effect of Alaska elders on the generations that 06 follow them. Elders' Day may be celebrated by honoring elders in public ceremonies 07 and through quiet appreciation.