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46 U.S. Code § 51905 - Flags and grave markers

Except as authorized under another law, the Secretary of Transportation may issue, at no cost, a flag of the United States and a grave marker to the family or personal representative of a deceased individual who served in the merchant marine of the United States in support of the armed forces of the United States or its allies during a war or national emergency.

Historical and Revision Notes



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Source (Statutes at Large)


46 App.:2005.

Pub. L. 100–324, § 6, May 30, 1988, 102 Stat. 577.