AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ANNUAL OBSERVANCE OF THOMAS PAINE DAY.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Chapter 6 of the General Laws is
hereby amended by inserting after section 15OOOO, inserted by chapter 154 of
the acts of 2002, the following section:-
Section 15PPPP. The governor shall annually issue a proclamation setting
January 29 as Thomas Paine Day, in honor of one of America's founding fathers,
a patriot and the author of the influential "Common Sense", and
recommending that the day be
in an appropriate manner by the people.