Honoring the Memory of the Victims of Hurricane Katrina, 53721 [05-18038]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 174 / Friday, September 9, 2005 / Presidential Documents 53721 Presidential Documents Proclamation 7923 of September 4, 2005 Honoring the Memory of the Victims of Hurricane Katrina By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation As a mark of respect for the victims of Hurricane Katrina, I hereby order, by the authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, that the flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff at the White House and on all public buildings and grounds, at all military posts and naval stations, and on all naval vessels of the Federal Government in the District of Columbia and throughout the United States and its Territories and possessions until sunset, Tuesday, September 20, 2005. I also direct that the flag shall be flown at half-staff for the same period at all United States embassies, legations, consular offices, and other facilities abroad, including all military facilities and naval vessels and stations. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this fourth day of September, in the year of our Lord two thousand five, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and thirtieth. W [FR Doc. 05–18038 Filed 9–8–05; 8:45 am] Billing code 3195–01–P VerDate Aug<18>2005 14:09 Sep 08, 2005 Jkt 205001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4790 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\09SED1.SGM 09SED1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 174 (Friday, September 9, 2005)]
[Presidential Documents]
[Page 53721]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-18038]




                        Presidential Documents 



Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 174 / Friday, September 9, 2005 / 
Presidential Documents

[[Page 53721]]


                Proclamation 7923 of September 4, 2005

                
Honoring the Memory of the Victims of Hurricane 
                Katrina

                By the President of the United States of America

                A Proclamation

                As a mark of respect for the victims of Hurricane 
                Katrina, I hereby order, by the authority vested in me 
                by the Constitution and laws of the United States of 
                America, that the flag of the United States shall be 
                flown at half-staff at the White House and on all 
                public buildings and grounds, at all military posts and 
                naval stations, and on all naval vessels of the Federal 
                Government in the District of Columbia and throughout 
                the United States and its Territories and possessions 
                until sunset, Tuesday, September 20, 2005. I also 
                direct that the flag shall be flown at half-staff for 
                the same period at all United States embassies, 
                legations, consular offices, and other facilities 
                abroad, including all military facilities and naval 
                vessels and stations.

                IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this 
                fourth day of September, in the year of our Lord two 
                thousand five, and of the Independence of the United 
                States of America the two hundred and thirtieth.

                    (Presidential Sig.)B

[FR Doc. 05-18038
Filed 9-8-05; 8:45 am]
Billing code 3195-01-P