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Arrangement of Staatsaktes on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the end of the second world war BPräsFestaktAnO Ausfertigung date: 24.02.1995 full quotation: "arrangement of Staatsaktes on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the end of the second world war by February 24, 1995 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 253)" footnote (+++ text detection from: 3. 3.1995 +++)-on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the end of the second world war, a State funeral will be held on May 8, 1995 at the Schauspielhaus in Berlin.
In agreement with the Federal Chancellor, the President of the German Bundestag, the President of the Federal Council and the President of the Constitutional Court, the Federal Government is asked to prepare for the State funeral.
The Federal President
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