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The Sikh Heritage Month Act
This is an unofficial version.
If you need an official copy, use the bilingual (PDF) version.

This version is current as of August 11, 2020.
It has been in effect since June 3, 2019.

Note: Earlier consolidated versions are not available online.


 

C.C.S.M. c. S131

The Sikh Heritage Month Act

(Assented to June 3, 2019)

WHEREAS Sikh Canadians represent a growing and dynamic population in Manitoba;

AND WHEREAS Sikh Canadians have made important contributions to Manitoba's social, economic, political and cultural life;

AND WHEREAS it is important to support Sikh heritage, art and culture and those organizations in Manitoba that promote and enhance Sikh social and cultural life;

AND WHEREAS April is an important month for Sikh Canadians as it marks the creation of the Khalsa Panth;

THEREFORE HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:

Sikh Heritage Month

1

The month of April in each year is to be known throughout Manitoba as Sikh Heritage Month.

C.C.S.M. reference

2

This Act may be referred to as chapter S131 of the Continuing Consolidation of the Statutes of Manitoba.

Coming into force

3

This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.