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Flag Honors

The Office of the ​US and Illinois FlagsGovernor has ordered all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act to fly the flag of the United States of America and the Illinois flag at half-staff for every Illinois member of the armed forces, police force, fire service and other groups covered by the Act killed in the line of duty. The flags shall fly at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on the day of the funeral and the two days immediately preceding that day.

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https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20272
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
6/28/2019 8:19:57 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise on Saturday, June 29, 2019 until Sunset on Monday, July 1, 2019.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20161
Honoring The Victims of the Tragedy in Virginia Beach, Virginia
6/3/2019 5:32:05 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from The President of the United States of America that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff immediately until Sunset, Tuesday, June 4, 2019.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20128
Memorial Day Flag Notice
5/24/2019 8:26:54 PM
Please lower the United States flags and the State flags at all buildings occupied by your agency’s personnel from: Sunrise to Noon on Monday, May 27, 2019
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20054
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
5/14/2019 8:50:40 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 until Sunset on Friday, May 17, 2019.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20019
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
5/7/2019 9:22:56 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 until Sunset on Friday, May 10, 2019.