5.2247 Juneteenth national freedom day.

The nineteenth day of June is designated as "Juneteenth National Freedom Day" to acknowledge the freedom, history, and culture that June 19, 1865, the day on which the last slaves in the United States were set free in Texas, has come to symbolize.

Cite as R.C. § 5.2247

History. Effective Date: 2008 SB243 04-07-2009