As a mark of respect and remembrance of the one million American lives lost to COVID-19, the President has issued a statement and ordered the flag to be flown at half-staff beginning immediately and return to full staff at sunset on Monday, May 16, 2022.
Since December 2015, NJSA 52:3-12.1 requires the Office of the Secretary of State create and maintain an electronic notification system alerting the public when US and State flags are to be flown at half-staff.
|Peace Officers Memorial Day
If the 15th falls on the third Saturday of May, which is Armed Forced Day, the flags are not to be lowered.
|Memorial Day (Until Noon)||Last Monday in May||NJSA 36:1-1|
|Corrections Officer Day (Flags at State's correctional facilities)||July 30||NJSA 36:2-187|
|Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day||NJSA 36:2-59|