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Vietnam War Veterans Day Recognition Act 

The Vietnam War Veterans Day Recognition Act was passed by Congress on 3 January 2017. It was signed into law by the President on 28 March 2017 as the “Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act of 2017.”

 

One Hundred Fifteenth Congress

of the United States of America

 

AT THE FIRST SESSION

 

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday,

the third day of January, two thousand and seventeen

 

An Act

 

To amend title 4, United States Code, to encourage the display of the flag of

the United States on National Vietnam War Veterans Day.

 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of

the United States of America in Congress assembled,

 

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

 

This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Vietnam War Veterans Recognition

Act of 2017’’.

 

SEC. 2. DISPLAY OF FLAG ON NATIONAL VIETNAM WAR VETERANS

DAY.

 

Section 6(d) of title 4, United States Code, is amended by

inserting ‘‘National Vietnam War Veterans Day, March 29;’’ after

‘‘third Monday in February;’’.

 

 

Speaker of the House of Representatives.

 

Vice President of the United States and

President of the Senate

Published: Fri Mar 23 13:31:09 EDT 2018