Past Leg Successes

Leg Year - 2021-2022

Proclaims the month of September 2021 as California Emergency Preparedness Month. Encourages Californians to acknowledge the importance of planning for emergencies to protect themselves and their families. Promotes emergency planning in the state.

Designates November 2021 to be California’s Sikh American Awareness and Appreciation Month. Honors Sikh Americans' contributions and condemns hate crimes and bias against them.

Designates the month of October 2021 as California Hindu American Awareness and Appreciation Month. Recognizes and acknowledges the significant contributions made by Californians of Hindu heritage to our state, and by adoption of this resolution, seeks to increase awareness and understanding of the Hindu American community. Details the historical contributions of Hindu Americans.

Recognizes February 4, 2022, as Sri Lankan Independence Day, and urges all Californians to join in celebrating Sri Lanka’s independence. Honors Sri Lanka's people and their ties to California.

Proclaims January 13, 2022, as Korean American Day. Provides the annual commemoration of the Korean American community.

Declares January 2022 as Positive Parenting Awareness Month in California. Acknowledges the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on parents and caregivers. Encourages the use of positive parenting in raising children and youth to become healthy, confident, and capable individuals.

Proclaims April 2022 as Black April Memorial Month. Commemorates the 47th anniversary of the Vietnam War and reflects on the tragic era for Vietnamese and Vietnamese American communities.

Recognizes May 15, 2022, as Áo Dài Day. Honors a day celebrating a Vietnamese traditional long gown.

Recognizes May 2022 as Older Americans Month. Encourages all Californians to recognize and treat all older adults with compassion and respect, and to participate in services and activities that contribute to the health, welfare, and happiness of older adults. Supports California's community of older Americans.

Honors the late Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Provides the annual commemoration of Dr. King and the holiday in his honor.

Joins the Girl Scouts of the USA proudly in recognizing their 110th anniversary and 105th anniversary of their beloved cookies. Acknowledges the contributions of the Girl Scouts and their flexibility during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Proclaims January 23, 2022, as Maternal Health Awareness Day, to draw attention to the efforts that have improved maternal health in California and to highlight the need for continued improvement of maternal health for all pregnant people. Raises awareness about the maternal health challenges during pregnancy and California's progress in combating them.

Declares August 7, 2022, as Purple Heart Day in California. Encourages all Californians to honor those who have served in the Armed Forces, especially those who have been wounded and received the Purple Heart. Commends recipients of the Purple Heart for their sacrifice.

Proclaims July 2022 as California Firefighter Appreciation Month and July 30, 2022, as California Firefighters Memorial Day. Urges Californians to always remember the firefighters who have given their lives in the line of duty and express their appreciation to those firefighters who continue to protect our families. Honors fallen firefighters.

Recognizes April 24-30, 2022, as Crime Victims’ Rights Week in California. Honors the work done to aid crime victims, and the services available to assist them.