HB1063

Designates the exercise commonly known as "jumping jacks" as the official state exercise

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Bill Text from March 27, 2012 - Engrossed

SECOND REGULAR SESSION [PERFECTED] HOUSE BILL NO. 1063 96TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY

INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVE CONWAY (27). 4576L.01P                                                                                                                                                 D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk

AN ACT To amend chapter 10, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to the designation of the official state exercise.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:

Section A. Chapter 10, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 10.115, to read as follows:

10.115. The exercise commonly known and referred to as "jumping jacks", which was invented by Missouri-born General John J. Pershing as a drill exercise for cadets when he was a tactical officer at West Point in the late 1800s, is selected for and shall be known as the official exercise of the state of Missouri.