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Meeting Name: Rules and Administration Committee Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 10/21/2020 9:30 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Virtual Meeting
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20-4799 1 COMMITTEE MINUTESCommittee MinutesCOMMITTEE MINUTES Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 02/26/2020 & 09/22/2020approvePass Action details Not available
20-3460 2 JUNETEENTH RECOGNIZED AS A COOK COUNTY HOLIDAYOrdinance AmendmentPROPOSED SUBSTITUTE TO FILE 20-3460 (Rules and Administration Committee 12/16/2020) Sponsored by: STANLEY MOORE, DENNIS DEER, ALMA E. ANAYA, LUIS ARROYO JR, SCOTT R. BRITTON, JOHN P. DALEY, BRIDGET DEGNEN, BRANDON JOHNSON, BILL LOWRY, KEVIN B. MORRISON, DEBORAH SIMS, LARRY SUFFREDIN, DONNA MILLER, AND FRANK J. AGUILAR, Cook County Board of Commissioners PROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT JUNETEENTH RECOGNIZED AS A COOK COUNTY HOLIDAY WHEREAS, On January 1, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation; and WHEREAS, The Emancipation Proclamation established that all enslaved people in Confederate states and against the Union shall be set free from slavery; and WHEREAS, Many slave owners in the state of Texas did not release their slaves; and WHEREAS, On June 19th, 1865, General Gordan Grainger and his troops made their way to Galveston, Texas after the surrender of General Robert E. Lee on Appomattox, Virginia. Upon General Grainger's arrival in Texas soil, he issued Generals Order No. 3; and WHEREAS, This order officially declared the immediate release and recommend for deferralPass Action details Not available
20-4796 1  Journal of ProceedingsJOURNAL OF PROCEEDINGS COOK COUNTY CLERK, Karen A. Yarbrough, presented in printed form a record of the Journal of Proceedings of the regular (virtual) meeting held on 9/24/2020.recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available