Law-of 28 11,433 of DECEMBER 2006 on the national day of the elderly.
P R E S I D E N T E D R E P u B L I C A I do know that the National Congress decrees and I sanction the following law: Art. 1st Is the national day of older persons, to be celebrated on October 1 each year.
Sole paragraph. The Government agencies responsible for coordinating and implementing the National Policy for the elderly are tasked to promote the implementation and dissemination of events highlighting the elderly person in society.
Art. 2 this law shall enter into force on the date of its publication.
Brasília, December 28 2006; 185 of independence and 118 of the Republic.
LUIZ INACIO LULA DA SILVA Luiz Paulo Teles Ferreira Barreto Patrus Ananias