Death of Antonin Scalia, 8387 [2016-03550]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 32 / Thursday, February 18, 2016 / Presidential Documents 8387 Presidential Documents Proclamation 9397 of February 13, 2016 Death of Antonin Scalia By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation As a mark of respect for Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice of the United States, I hereby order, by the authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, including section 7 of title 4, United States Code, 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, on the day of interment. 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 thirteenth day of February, in the year of our Lord two thousand sixteen, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and fortieth. [FR Doc. 2016–03550 Filed 2–17–16; 11:15 am] VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:19 Feb 17, 2016 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4790 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\18FED3.SGM 18FED3 OB#1.EPS</GPH> mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with D3 Billing code 3295–F6–P

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Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 32 / Thursday, February 18, 2016 / 
Presidential Documents

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                Proclamation 9397 of February 13, 2016

                
Death of Antonin Scalia

                By the President of the United States of America

                A Proclamation

                As a mark of respect for Antonin Scalia, Associate 
                Justice of the United States, I hereby order, by the 
                authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of 
                the United States of America, including section 7 of 
                title 4, United States Code, 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, on the day of 
                interment. 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 
                thirteenth day of February, in the year of our Lord two 
                thousand sixteen, and of the Independence of the United 
                States of America the two hundred and fortieth.
                
                
                    (Presidential Sig.)

[FR Doc. 2016-03550
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