Effective immediately and until July 5, 2004, all flags on state property
shall be flown at half-staff in honor of Ronald Reagan the 40th President of
the United States of America who died Saturday, June 5, 2004.
On June 6, 2004, President George W. Bush issued a Proclamation directing
the flag of the United States be displayed at half-staff at the White House
and all buildings, grounds, and Naval vessels of the United States for a
period of 30 days from the day of the death of President Ronald Reagan.
The Governor, Jeb Bush,in accordance with the Proclamation issued by
President George W. Bush dated June 6, 2004 and 36 U.S.C.§175(m), has asked
state and all
local governments to join him in honor of President Reagan by lowering their
U.S. and state flags.