ORIGINATOR: Winnipeg Area Council
LANGUAGE OF ORIGIN: ENGLISH
WHEREAS the Aboriginal community in Canada has provided all Canadians with a rich and meaningful cultural heritage; and
WHEREAS the Aboriginal peoples are not fully recognized for their contribution to Canadian heritage; and
WHEREAS June 21st is National Aboriginal Day; therefore:
BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Public Service Alliance of Canada campaigns and lobbies the federal government to ensure that June 21st, National Aboriginal Day be declared a national statutory holiday.