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|Category||NATIONAL FLAG, NATIONAL EMBLEM, CAPITAL, NATIONAL ANTHEM AND NATIONAL DAY||Organ of Promulgation||The Central People's Government||Status of Effect||In Force|
|Date of Promulgation||1949-12-02||Effective Date||1949-12-02|
Resolution on the National Day of the People's Republic of China
The "Suggestion to the Government for Taking the First of October as the
National Day of the People's Republic of China, in Stead of the Tenth of
October as the Old National Day", which was adopted by the First Session of
the First National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative
Conference(CPPCC) at October 9, 1949, has been submitted to the Central
People's Government for decision and implementation.
The Central People's Government Council decides to adopt the Suggestion
by the First National Committee of the CPPCC, considering that it tallies
with the actual history and represents the people's will.
It is hereby announced by the Central People's Government Council:
Starting with 1950, the first of October, the great date on which the
People's Republic of China announced its establishment, shall be the National
Day of the People's Republic of China.