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SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 14

PROCLAIMING MAY 1 ANNUALLY AS LAW DAY.

WHEREAS, it is getting that we honor one day of the year as Law Day in order to rededicate Delawareans to the principles of our democratic form of government; and

WHEREAS, the need is ever present to re-emphasize to the citizenry of the great State of Delaware that ours is a government of laws and not of men, and respect for the law is vital to the democratic way of life; and

WHEREAS, respect for the law and courts is the only way we will uphold and safeguard our individual rights and liberties.

NOW, THEREFORE:

BE IT RESOLVED by the members of the 127th General Assembly of the State of Delaware, the Governor concurring therein, that May 1 be proclaimed as Law Day annually for the purpose of rededicating the citizens of Delaware to the principles of democracy and respect for the law and courts which are vital to the safeguarding of our individual rights and liberties.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution be made a part of the Senate and House Journals of the 127th General Assembly.

Approved April 25, 1973.