[USC02] 36 USC 141: Thomas Jefferson's birthday
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36 USC 141: Thomas Jefferson's birthday Text contains those laws in effect on April 18, 2021
From Title 36-PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND ORGANIZATIONSSubtitle I-Patriotic and National Observances and CeremoniesPart A-Observances and CeremoniesCHAPTER 1-PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES
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§141. Thomas Jefferson's birthday

The President shall issue each year a proclamation-

(1) calling on officials of the United States Government to display the flag of the United States on all Government buildings on April 13; and

(2) inviting the people of the United States to observe April 13 in schools and churches, or other suitable places, with appropriate ceremonies in commemoration of Thomas Jefferson's birthday.

( Pub. L. 105–225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1262 .)

Historical and Revision Notes


Source (U.S. Code)Source (Statutes at Large)
141 36:149. Aug. 16, 1937, ch. 666, 50 Stat. 668 .