Substitute Senate Bill No. 170
Public Act No. 06-138
AN ACT CONCERNING THE LOWERING OF THE FLAG.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:
Section 1. (NEW) (Effective October 1, 2006) Whenever the Governor prescribes that the state flag be flown at half-staff for a period following the death in the line of duty of a member of the armed forces, the Governor shall also prescribe that the national flag be flown at half-staff for the same period.
Approved June 6, 2006