REFERENCE TITLE: buffalo soldiers memorial; extension





State of Arizona

House of Representatives

Fifty-fifth Legislature

First Regular Session





HB 2470


Introduced by

Representatives Andrade: Blackman, Bolding, Butler, Fernandez, Fillmore, Friese, Hernandez M, Jermaine, Payne, Powers Hannley, Salman, Schwiebert, Terán





amending Laws 2018, chapter 146, section 1; relating to the buffalo soldiers memorial.





Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Arizona:

Section 1.  Laws 2018, chapter 146, section 1 is amended to read:

Section 1.  Buffalo Soldiers memorial; procedures; delayed repeal

A.  Pursuant to section 41‑1363, subsection A, Arizona Revised Statutes, this act authorizes the department of administration to provide for the placement in Wesley Bolin plaza of a memorial dedicated to the commemoration of Buffalo Soldiers.

B.  The procedures prescribed in section 41‑1363, Arizona Revised Statutes, apply to the establishment of the memorial.

C.  Public monies are not authorized for the costs of the memorial.  All fund‑raising and contracts for artistic design and construction of the memorial are the sole responsibility of the proponents.  This state may not facilitate fund‑raising or establish a state fund for the deposit of the monies.

D.  This section is repealed from and after September 30, 2021 2025.