September 17-23, 2015: Constitution Week

WHEREAS,  September 17, 2015, marks the two hundred twenty-eighth anniversary of the drafting of the Constitution of the United States of America by the Constitutional Convention; and

WHEREAS,  It is fitting and proper to accord official recognition to this magnificent document and its memorable anniversary; and to the patriotic celebrations which will commemorate the occasion; and

WHEREAS, Public Law 915 guarantees the issuing of a proclamation each year by the President of the United States of America designating September 17 through 23 as Constitution Week,   

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Rick Snyder, governor of Michigan, do hereby proclaim September 17 through September 23, 2015, as Constitution Week in Michigan.