New York State Funeral Directors Association

Flags will be lowered on Wednesday, September 11 in tribute to the victims of the 9/11 attacks, pursuant to Public Law 107-89.

A moment of silence, the lowering of American flags to half-staff and the establishment of Patriot Day are among provisions of the law, created by a joint resolution of the 107th Congress in honor of victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

Click HERE to view the law.