36 U.S. Code § 126 - National Hispanic Heritage Month

§ 126.
National Hispanic Heritage Month
The President is requested to issue each year a proclamation—
designating September 15 through October 15 as National Hispanic Heritage Month; and
calling on the people of the United States, especially the educational community, to observe National Hispanic Heritage Month with appropriate ceremonies and activities.

Historical and Revision Notes



Source (U.S. Code)

Source (Statutes at Large)



Sept. 17, 1968, Pub. L. 90–498, 82 Stat. 848; Aug. 17, 1988, Pub. L. 100–402, § 1, 102 Stat. 1012.


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