COMMITTEE ACTION: Voted "Do Pass with HCS" by the Standing Committee on Emerging Issues by a vote of 13 to 0. Voted "Do Pass" by the Standing Committee on Rules- Administrative Oversight by a vote of 13 to 0.
The following is a summary of the House Committee Substitute for HCR 48.
This resolution designates April 8, 2021, as "Holocaust Remembrance Day" in Missouri.
The following is a summary of the public testimony from the committee hearing. The testimony was based on the introduced version of the bill.
PROPONENTS: Supporters say that this bill is important to remember Holocaust victims in order to understand and appreciate their lives and the communities they built.
Testifying for the bill were Representative Dogan; Arnie Dienoff; and the Jewish Federation of St. Louis.
OPPONENTS: There was no opposition voiced to the committee.
Written testimony has been submitted for this bill. The full written testimony can be found under Testimony on the bill page on the House website.