Governor Murphy has signed Executive Order No. 348, ordering the flag of the United States of America and the flag of New Jersey shall be flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during appropriate hours on Friday, December 1, 2023, in recognition and mourning of a dedicated legislator and public servant, Representative Herbert C. Klein.
This Order shall take effect immediately.
Page Last Updated: 11/30/23
Since December 2015, NJSA 52:3-12.1 requires the Office of the Secretary of State create and maintain an electronic notification system alerting the public when US and State flags are to be flown at half-staff.
|Peace Officers Memorial Day
If the 15th falls on the third Saturday of May, which is Armed Forced Day, the flags are not to be lowered.
|Memorial Day (Until Noon)||Last Monday in May||NJSA 36:1-1|
|Corrections Officer Day (Flags at State's correctional facilities)||July 30||NJSA 36:2-187|
|Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day||NJSA 36:2-59|