H1171: Observe Flag Day. Latest Version


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GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF NORTH CAROLINA

SESSION 2021

H                                                                                                                                           Simple

                                                                                                                                       Resolution

                                                                                                                                          Adopted

HOUSE RESOLUTION 1171

Adopted 6/14/22

 

Sponsors: Representative D. Hall. For a complete list of sponsors, refer to the North Carolina General Assembly web site. Referred to: Calendar 6/14/2022

June 14, 2022

A HOUSE RESOLUTION observing JUNE 14 AS FLAG DAY.

Whereas, on June 14, 1777, Congress adopted a flag for the United States; and

Whereas, the United States flag has served as a symbol of pride for all Americans for 245 years and as a uniting force for the country during times of conflict; and

Whereas, on August 3, 1949, Congress enacted legislation approving the national observance of Flag Day on June 14 of each year; and

Whereas, observing Flag Day is a way for the citizens of this State to show their respect for and devotion to our Nation's flag; Now, therefore,

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives:

SECTION 1.  The House of Representatives joins the Nation in observing June 14, 2022, as Flag Day.

SECTION 2.  This resolution is effective upon adoption.