Japan Issues Local Autonomy Act Postage Stamps
First Day of Issue: January 15, 2013 - Japan
Japan has issued a set of five postage stamps in dedicated to the enforcement of the local autonomy act. The stamps are issued each year in conjunction with coins issued by Japan Mint.
The local autonomy act was passed in 1947 and established most of Japan's contemporary local government structures, including prefectures, municipalities and other entities.
Learn more at: Japan Post