William Davis Miners' Memorial Day Act
ACTS OF 2008
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An Act Respecting a Memorial Day
to Honour Miners
WHEREAS June 11th is commonly known as Davis Day or Miners' Memorial Day in memory of William Davis, a coal miner who died on that day in 1925, and all miners who have died in Nova Scotia's coal mines.
1 This Act may be cited as the
Miners' Memorial Day Act.
2008, c. 47, s. 1.
2 Throughout the Province, in each and every year, June 11th shall be kept and observed under the name of William Davis
Miners' Memorial Day.
2008, c. 47, s. 2.
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