Governor's Notices

DATE

EXECUTIVE ORDER #

DESCRIPTION

November 20, 2015 EO-194 The flag of the United States of America and the flag of New Jersey shall be flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during appropriate hours on Tuesday, November 24, 2015, in recognition of the lives and in mourning of the passing of Anita Datar and the other victims of the terrorist attacks in Bamako, Mali.
November 17, 2015 EO-193 The flag of the United States of America and the flag of New Jersey shall be flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during appropriate hours on Tuesday, November 17, 2015, in recognition of the lives and in mourning of the passing of the victims of the terrorist attacks in Paris, France.
October 22, 2015 EO-189 The flag of the United States of America and the flag of New Jersey shall be flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities furthermore, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 52:3-12, at the State House during the appropriate hours on Thursday, October 22, 2015, in recognition of the life and in mourning of the passing of Firefighter Gerald "Bear" Celecki.
October 21, 2015 EO-188 The flag of the United States of America and the flag of New Jersey shall be flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies and instrumentalities during the appropriate hours on Wednesday, October 21, 2015, in recognition and mourning of a brave and loyal American hero, United States Army Specialist Kevin Joniel Rodriguez.
October 6, 2015 EO-187  The flag of the United States of America and the flag of New Jersey shall be flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during the appropriate hours on Tuesday, October 6, 2015, in recognition of the lives and in mourning of the passing of the victims of the shootings at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon.
September 29, 2015 EO-185 The flag of the United States of America and the flag of New Jersey shall be flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during the appropriate hours on Tuesday, September 29, 2015, in recognition of the life and in mourning of the passing of Yogi Berra.
September 11, 2015 EO-183 The flag of the United States of America and the flag of the State of New Jersey shall be flown at half-staff Friday, September 11, 2015 in recognition and mourning of those lost in the September 11th attacks, and particularly, those lost from our home State.
July 31, 2015 EO-182 Flags flown at half-staff at the State House during appropriate hours in recognition of the life and in mourning of the passing of EMT Hinal Patel
July 22, 2015 EO-181 Flags flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during appropriate hours in recognition of the lives and in mourning of the passing of Gunnery Sergeant Thomas Sullivan, Staff Sergeant David A. Wyatt, Sergeant Carson A. Holmquist, Lance Corporal Squire K. Wells, and Petty Officer 2nd Class Randall Smith.
June 4, 2015  EO-179 Flags flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during appropriate hours in recognition and mourning of a brave and loyal hero, New Jersey State Trooper Anthony Raspa, Badge 7425
 May 25, 2015    Flags flown at half-staff from Sunrise until Noon for Memorial Day
 May 15, 2015   Flags flown at half-staff per NJSA 36:2-50 for Peace Officers Memorial Day to honor all those law enforcement officers - federal, state and local - who have been killed or disabled in the line of duty
April 17, 2015 177 Flags flown at Half-Staff in recognition of the life and in mourning of Officer Scott Thompson
 January 30, 2015 173 Flags flown at Half-Staff in recognition of the life and in mourning of the passing of Detective John Scott Stevens
 September 11, 2014  162 Flags flown at Half Staff in recognition and mourning of all those lost in the September 11th attacks
October 10, 2013 - October 17, 2013 142 Flags flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during appropriate hours in recognition and mourning of a brave and loyal American hero, United States Army Staff Master Sergeant Nicholas Oresko.
October 4, 2013 141 Flags flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during appropriate hours in recognition and mourning of a brave and loyal American hero, United States Army Staff Sergeant Timothy R. McGill.
September 16, 2013 - September 20, 2013 - Flags flown at Half Staff honoring the victims of the tragedy at the Washington Navy Yard
September 11, 2013 139 Flags flown at Half Staff in recognition and mourning of all those lost in the September 11th attacks
 June 24, 2013 135 Flags flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during appropriate hours in recognition and mourning of the passing of James Gandolfini.
 June 5, 2013 133  Flags flown at half-staff at a ll State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during appropriate hours in recognition and mourning of the passing of United States Senator Frank R. Lautenberg.
 May 22, 2013 132 Flags flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies and instrumentalities during appropriate hours in recognition and mourning of the disaster that struck the State of Oklahoma
 May 10, 2013 131 Flags flown at half staff honoring US Marine Staff Sergeant Eric Christian
April 17, 2013        129 Flags Flown at Half Staff in Recognition and Mourning of the Victims of the Bombing at the Boston Marathon 
December 31, 2012        123 Flag Flown at Half Staff in Recognition and Mourning of the Passing of US Army General H. Norman Schwarzkopf 
December 20, 2012        122 NJ Citizens Will Reflect with a Moment of Silence in Honor of Each Life Taken Far Too Soon at Sandy Hook Elementary School 
December 19, 2012        121 Flag Flown at Half Staff Honoring US Army Staff Sergeant Zoltan Dobovich 
December 14, 2012                119 Flag Flown at Half Staff in Recognition and Mourning the Victims in Newtown, Ct.
December 4, 2012        118 Flag Flown at Half Staff Honoring US Marine Cpl. Christopher M. Monahan Jr.
November 8, 2012            112 Flag Flown at Half Staff Honoring US Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class, Matthew G. Kantor 
October 27, 2012         104 Governor Christie Declares a State of Emergency in Preparation for Hurricane Sandy 
October 9, 2012           103 Flag Flown at Half Staff in Recognition and Mourning of Army Sergeant Jonathan Gollnitz 
September 11, 2012        102 Flag Flown at Half Staff in Recognition and Mourning of All Those Lost in the September 11th attacks 
August 30, 2012        101 Flag Flown at Half Staff Honoring Army Sergeant First Class Gunther H. Wald
July 25, 2012

100

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring NJ Victiims of Colorado Shooting
July 18, 2012 

099

Flag Flown at Half Staff Honoring Army Specialist Jonathan Batista 
July 13, 2012

098

Flag Flown At Half Staff Mourning Patrolman Christopher Reeves 
June 7, 2012 

096

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring Army PFC Leroy DeRonde III  
May 21, 2012 

095

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring Navy Lieutenant Christopher E. Mosko 
May 10, 2012

094

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring Army Sergeant Shauna Brocklebrock Adams
April 19, 2012

093

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring Marine Corporal Derek A. Kerns 
March 14, 2012

090

Flag Flown At Half Staff Mourning Congressman Donald M. Payne
January 30, 2012

086

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring Marine Corporal Kevin J. Reinhard
January 17, 2012

085

Flag Flown At Half Staff Mourning Assemblyman Alex DeCroce
January 12, 2012

084

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring Army Specialist Ronald H. Wildrick, Jr.
November 16, 2011

082

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Assemblyman Peter J. Biondi 
November 10, 2011

081

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring Army Sergeant John A. Lyons
October 28, 2011

079

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring Army Staff Sergeant Jorge M. Oliveira
October 5, 2011

 075

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring Marine First Lieutenant Ryan K. Iannelli
September 9, 2011    

 074

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring Victims of 9-11
August 19, 2011

 072

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Marine Corporal Nicholas S. Ott
August 12, 2011

 071

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Army Sergeant Alessandro Plutino
July 18, 2011

 070

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Army Specialist Rafael A. Nieves, Jr.
June 24, 2011

 068

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Army Sergeant James W. Harvey, II
June 23, 2011    

 067

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Clarence A. Clemons, Jr.

June 15, 2011

066

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Army Specialist Richard C. Emmons, III

April 29, 2011

062

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Army Sergeant Keith Buzinski

April 29, 2011

061

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Army Corporal John W. Lutz, Jr.

February 16, 2011

056

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Army Specialist Ryan A. Gartner

January 20, 2011

054

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Army Private First Class Benjamin G. Moore

January 19, 2011

053

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Police Officer Christopher Anthony Matlosz

November 3, 2010

046

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Marine Lance Corporal Francisco R. Jackson

September 11, 2010

039

Flag Flown At Half Staff Honoring Victims of September 11, 2001

September 7, 2010

038

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Army Specialist Pedro A. Millet Meletiche

August 25, 2010

036

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Army Specialist Carlos Javier Negron, Sr.

June 16, 2010

031

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Specialist Stanley J. Sokolowski, III

June 8, 2010

030

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Trooper Marc K. Castellano

June 1, 2010

029

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Colonel John M. McHugh

May 24, 2010

028

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Senator Frank J. Dodd

May 11, 2010

027

Flag Flown At Half Staff for 1st Lieutenant Salvatore S. Coma

January 29, 2010

010

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Lance Corporal Jeremy Kane

January 16, 2010

166

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Joseph Kealey

November 13, 2009

159

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Assemblyman John V. Kelly

November 10, 2009

158

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Ft. Hood Victims

September 11, 2009

154

Tribute to 9/11 Victims

September 2, 2009

153

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Sergeant Andrew T. Lobosco

August 18, 2009

149

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Supreme Court Justice Sidney M. Schreiber

April 14, 2009

139

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Sergeant Dougall H. Espey, Jr.

April 13, 2009

138

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Firefighter Manuel Rivera, Sr.

April 3, 2009

136

Flag Flown At Half Staff for Assemblyman Eric Munoz