00 Enrolled SB 46 01 Establishing October 25 of each year as African American Soldiers' Contribution to Building 02 the Alaska Highway Day. 03 _______________ 04 * Section 1. AS 44.12 is amended by adding a new section to article 2 to read: 05 Sec. 44.12.150. African American Soldiers' Contribution to Building the 06 Alaska Highway Day. African American Soldiers' Contribution to Building the 07 Alaska Highway Day is established on October 25 each year, beginning in 2017, the 08 75th anniversary of completion of the Alaska Highway, to honor the sacrifices made 09 by African American soldiers who built the Alaska Highway. African American 10 Soldiers' Contribution to Building the Alaska Highway Day may be observed by 11 suitable observances and exercises by civic groups and the public.