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Flag Honors

US and Illinois FlagsGovernor Rauner 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. For more information or questions regarding flag protocol, please contact Claire Staten at (217) 782-0244 or via email at Claire.Staten@illinois.gov.

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https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19610
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
1/15/2019 8:35:17 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, January 16, 2019, until Sunset on Friday, January 18, 2019.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19542
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
12/19/2018 11:08:52 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Bruce Rauner that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise on Thursday, December 20, 2018 until Sunset on Saturday, December 22, 2018.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19543
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
12/19/2018 11:14:04 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Bruce Rauner that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff until Sunset on Friday, December 21, 2018.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19544
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
12/21/2018 9:20:58 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Bruce Rauner that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff until Sunset on Saturday, December 22, 2018.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19494
Honoring Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
12/6/2018 6:08:09 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Rauner's Office that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff at Sunrise Friday, December 7, 2018.