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5/15/2019
Flag Status Alert: United States Flag and Maryland Flag Are at Half-Staff
President Donald J. Trump ordered the United States Flag to be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day. As a matter of protocol, the Maryland flag is lowered to half-staff. No flag may fly higher than the United States flag.
5/3/2019
Flag Status Alert: Maryland Flag Is at Half-Staff
This is to advise that Governor Larry Hogan has ordered the Maryland State Flag be lowered to half-staff at sunrise, Friday, May 3, 2019 and returned to full-staff at sunset, Friday, May 3, 2019 for Fallen Heroes Day. This day honors Fallen Heroes who have lost their lives in service to our State during the last year.
4/30/2019
Flag Status Alert: United States Flag and Maryland State Flag are at Full-Staff
The United States Flag and Maryland State Flag shall be raised to full staff at sunset, today, April 30, 2019. The flags were lowered in honor of Officer Kyle Olinger, of the Montgomery County Police Department, who passed away on April 18, 2019 as a result of injuries sustained while in the line of duty.
4/22/2019
Flag Status Alert: Lowering of the U.S. and Maryland State Flag
This is to advise that Governor Larry Hogan ordered the U.S. Flag and Maryland State Flag be lowered to half-staff effective immediately and returned to full-staff at sunset on the day of interment (not yet known). This action is in honor of Officer Kyle Olinger, of the Montgomery County Police Department, who died on April 18, 2019 as a result of injuries sustained while in the line of duty 15 years ago.
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4/16/2019
Correction: Flag Status Alert: Maryland Flag is at Half-Staff
This notice is sent to correct a previously issued notification. The day of interment for Staff Sgt. Dinora Flores of the Maryland National Guard is Thursday, April 18, 2019. Staff Sgt. Flores passed away on April 2, 2019.
The Maryland State Flag shall continue to fly at half-staff. The Maryland State Flag shall be raised to full staff at sunset, Thursday, April 18, 2019.
4/16/2019
Flag Status Alert: Maryland Flag is at Full-Staff
The Maryland State Flag shall be raised to full staff at sunset, Tuesday, April 16, 2019, the day of interment for Delegate Michael E. Busch, Speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates. Speaker Busch passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019.
4/12/2019
Flag Status Alert: Maryland Flag is at Half-Staff
The day of interment for Staff Sgt. Dinora Flores of the Maryland National Guard is Saturday, April 13, 2019.
The Maryland State Flag will continue to be flown at half-staff until sunset on the day of interment for Delegate Michael E. Busch, Speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates. A separate notice will be sent regarding the raising of the Maryland State Flag.
4/7/2019
Flag Status Alert: Maryland Flag is at Half-Staff
This is to advise that Governor Larry Hogan ordered the Maryland State Flag be lowered to half-staff effective immediately and returned to full-staff at sunset on the day of interment (not yet known). This action is in honor of Delegate Michael E. Busch, Speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates, who died Sunday, April 7, 2019. Speaker Busch represented Legislative District 30.
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