Past Leg Successes

Leg Year - 2019-2020

Designates April 2019 as California Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness Month. 

Proclaims the month of April 2019 and April of each year thereafter as Limb Loss Awareness Month in California in order to increase awareness and understanding about those affected by limb loss and limb difference.

Commemorates the American Legion for 100 years of service to the United States.

Proclaims April 8, 2019, as Special Olympics Day in California.

Supports and promotes the expansion of sensory-friendly movie screenings and similar programs for people with autism.  Encourages families to attend a sensory-friendly movie screening during April 2019, which is National Autism Awareness Month.

Proclaims September 29, 2019, as Gold Star Mothers’ and Families’ Day in California.

Declares June 5, 2019, as California Nonprofits Day in recognition of the importance of nonprofit organizations to the economy and well-being of this state.

Declares April 2019 as Child Abuse Prevention Month and encourages Californians to work together to support youth-serving child abuse prevention activities in their communities and schools.

Designates the month of April 2019 as Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and recognizes April 24, 2019, as Denim Day in California.  Encourages everyone to wear jeans on that day to help communicate the message that there is no excuse for, and never an invitation to commit, rape.

Recognizes May 11, 2019, as Girls on the Run of Greater Sacramento Day. States that schools across the Sacramento region encourage girls in grades 3 to 8, inclusive, to get involved and participate in a nearby Girls on the Run program.

Designates May 2019 as Bone Marrow Donation Awareness Month.

Recognizes the Star Wars franchise upon the celebration of the opening of “Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge,” the largest single site expansion to date of Disneyland Park, and commends the Disneyland Resort and the Walt Disney Company for their decades-long record of enhancing the quality of life for people in California and beyond. Declares May 4, 2019, as Star Wars Day.

Designates May 2019 as California Fairgrounds Appreciation Month in appreciation for the services provided to California by the 76 fairgrounds in the state. Extends the Legislature's warmest regards and appreciation to the thousands of volunteers, fair directors, staff, business supporters, and sponsors who keep the network of California state fairgrounds strong, vibrant, relevant, and successful.

Commends Asian and Pacific Islander Americans for their notable accomplishments and contributions to California, and recognizes May 2019 as Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month.

Proclaims the month of May 2019 as Lyme Disease Awareness Month.