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September 9, 2012

National Grandparents Day

Did you know that Sunday, September 9th is National Grandparents Day in the United States? Thanks to the Utah State Law Library for bringing this to my attention. According to their blog,
"36 U.S.C. §125 states this commemorative day is designated the first Sunday after Labor Day. U.S. President Jimmy Carter declared the first National Grandparents Day in 1978 in a presidential proclamation."

This year's presidential proclamation by President Barack Obama can be read on the White House Briefing Room website.

We are regularly asked about grandparent rights and responsibilities, so we have a few pages on our website with information on the topic:

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