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Mazovian voivodship (Poland)

Województwo mazowieckie

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[Mazowieckie flag] image by Pascal Gross, 17 Jun 2006
adopted 3 Aug 2006 See also:

Mazowieckie Voivodship flag

New symbols have been adopted on 29 May 2006 according to this website.
Pascal Gross, 17 Jun 2006

Mazowieckie Wojewodsto (vojvodship) is a new region formed around and with capital Warsaw.
Jarig Bakker, 3 Sept 2000

Indeed, on 29 May 2006 the Sejmek adopted new symbols. In the letter I received it was written that new symbols would be discussed om 26 May in the Sejmek. I did not expect a positive decision so soon. But the Marshall (=President) didn't sign yet.
Jens Pattke, 18 Jun 2006

It was publiced 19th of july 2006 in "Dziennik Urzędowy województwa Mazowieckiego" ("Legal journal of Mazowieckie voivodship" ) and they will bind from 3rd of August 2006.
Konrad Wieciński, 26 Jul 2006


Mazowieckie Voivodship rejected flag

[Mazowieckie rejected flag] image by Pascal Gross, 13 Jun 2005
unofficial

Here is the new flag of Mazowieckie Wojewodsto, available on this webpage.
Pascal Gross, 13 Jun 2005

Flag adopted on June, 8 2005 by XXIXth session of the Sejm (parlament) of the Voivodship of Mazowieckie (Mazovia).
Jens Pattke, 13 Jun 2005

I have a letter dated 8 May 2006 from the office of the Sejmek (Parliament) of the Voivodship Mazowiecki. The flag of that voivodship was resolved upon and adopted by the Sejmek on 9 Apr 2005. Based on a negative verdict of the Polish Heraldic Committee the Marshall (President?) of the voivodship refused to put his signature below the resolution.
So the flag was rejected and it is illegal to use it. It is now inofficial, because the image of the Piast-Eagle is not in agreement with the version of the seal used in the 12th and 13th centuries.
Jens Pattke, 17 Jun 2006


Mazowieckie provisional Coat of Arms

[Mazowieckie provisional Coat of Arms] image by Pascal Gross, 17 Jun 2006
adopted 3 Aug 2006

Mazowieckie rejected Coat of Arms

[Mazowieckie rejected Coat of Arms] image by Adam Kromer, from his site.
unofficial