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RSNL1990 CHAPTER R-12

REMEMBRANCE DAY ACT

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CHAPTER R-12

AN ACT RESPECTING THE OBSERVANCE OF REMEMBRANCE DAY

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1.   Short title

       
2.   Remembrance Day

       
3.   Poppy


Short title

        1. This Act may be cited as the Remembrance Day Act.

1988 c6 s1

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Remembrance Day

        2. (1) November 11 in every year shall be a day of remembrance under the name "Remembrance Day".

             (2)  Remembrance Day shall be observed as a holiday where that observance is specifically provided for by law.

             (3)  Where it is provided by law that Remembrance Day shall be observed as a holiday, a day shall not be substituted for Remembrance Day for the holding of that holiday.

1988 c6 s2

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Poppy

        3. The Poppy, as recognized by the Royal Canadian Legion, shall be the official symbol of Remembrance Day.

1988 c6 s3