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§ 22. Birthday of William Penn; observance on October 24

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 44 P.S. Legal Holidays and Observances

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 44 P.S. Legal Holidays and Observances
Chapter 2. Other Holidays and Observances (Refs & Annos)
44 P.S. § 22
§ 22. Birthday of William Penn; observance on October 24
The Governor shall annually issue his proclamation designating and calling upon the public schools, other educational institutions of the State, and the citizens of Pennsylvania to observe the birthday of William Penn, the great Founder and Governor of Pennsylvania. Said birthday of William Penn shall be observed on the twenty-fourth day of October of each year, unless such day falls on Saturday or Sunday, in which event the Governor may designate the preceding Friday or the following Monday. In pursuance to said proclamation of the Governor, appropriate exercises with respect to the life of William Penn, the Founder and Proprietor and Governor of Pennsylvania, and the principles advocated by him in founding Pennsylvania, shall be held in the public schools and other educational institutions under the Commonwealth.

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1931, June 22, P.L. 660, § 1.
44 P.S. § 22, PA ST 44 P.S. § 22
Current through 2022 Regular Session Act 20. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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