The national flag shall be formed of the three national colours, set in three equal bands, placed vertically so that blue is closed to the staff of the flag, white in the middle, and red at the fly iii. The indian national flag embodies the democratic, secular and liberal values enshrined in the constitution of india and is the symbol of our national pride it served as a powerful symbol of our struggle for independence and a source of inspiration for the freedom fighters. Title 4, united states code, chapter 1 as adopted by the national flag conference, washington, dc, june 14-15, 1923, and revised and endorsed by the second.
This report presents, verbatim, the united states “flag code” as found in title 4 of the united states code and the section of title 36 which designates the star-spangled banner as the national anthem and provides instructions on how to display the flag during its rendition. Guidelines for display of the flag public law 94-344, known as the federal flag code, contains rules for handling and displaying the us flag while the federal code contains no penalties for misusing the flag, states have it should be displayed often, but especially on national and state holidays and special occasions. The united states flag code establishes advisory rules for display and care of the national flag of the united states of americait is chapter 1 of title 4 of the united states code (4 usc § 1 et seq)this is a us federal law, but the penalty described in title 18 of the united states code (18 usc § 700) for failure to comply with it is not enforced.
The national flag of india is a horizontal rectangular tricolour of india saffron, there is a chart that details the size of the ashoka chakra on the nine specific sizes of the national flag in both the flag code and is1, they call for the ashoka chakra to be printed or painted on both sides of the flag in navy blue our leaders must. The us flag code formalizes and unifies the traditional ways in which we give respect to the flag, also contains specific instructions on how the flag is not to be used the following is a list. The flag-protection movement regained national momentum during world war i, and on june 14, 1923, the first national flag conference was held in washington, dc, to establish a set of rules for civilian flag use. Usage of the flag is governed by the flag code of india and other laws relating to the national emblems the original code prohibited use of the flag by private citizens except on national days such as the independence day and the republic day.
According to the united states flag code, “when the national anthem is played or sung, citizens should stand at attention and salute at the first note and hold the salute through the last note the salute is directed to the flag, if displayed, otherwise to the music. The flag, when carried in a procession with another flag or flags, should be either on the marching right that is, the flag's own right, or, if there is a line of other flags, in front of the center of that line. When the flag is half-masted, both flags are half-masted, with the us flag at the mid-point and the other flag below 5 when the flag is suspended over a sidewalk from a rope extending from a house to a pole at the edge of the sidewalk, the flag should be hoisted out, union first, from the building. The flag code india (2002), prevention of improper use of emblems and names act (1950), and the prevention of insults to national honour act (1971) govern the display, representation and handling of the indian national flag.
Indian flag in 1906: after sister nivedita's flag, another flag was designed in 1906 it was a tricolour with three equal strips of blue (top), yellow (middle) and red (lower. Respect for flag no disrespect should be shown to the flag of the united states of america the flag should not be dipped to any person or thing regimental colors, state flags, and organization or institutional flags are to be dipped as a mark of honor (a) source (us code) source (statutes at large) 8. Proper protocol for star-spangled banner is found in a separate code under title 36 of patriotic and national observances, ceremonies,and organizations, and listed under chapter 3, section 301 on the national anthem: xx during a rendition of the national anthem, when the flag is displayed, (a) all present should stand at attention facing the. 4 usc united states code, 2011 edition various matters pertaining to the flag and that appropriate regulations governing the procurement and utilization of national flags and union jacks by executive agencies be prescribed: for the glory of god and the advancement of the christian faith and honor of our king and country, a voyage to. The united states code, a collection of all federal laws in the us, has a section dedicated to the flag — title 4, chapter 1 — sometimes called the “flag code” the flag code covers how.
When displaying flags in a line, the position of the national flag in relation to other (non-national) flags changes based on the number of flags present these range from two flags, to five or more when two flags are displayed in a line, the national flag should appear on the left side when viewed by an observer. The rules for handling and displaying the us flag are defined by a law known as the us flag code the following is the text of the found in united states code title 4 chapter 1. On that date, the national flag code was constructed by representatives of over 68 organizations, under the auspices of the national americanism commission of the american legion the code drafted by that conference was printed by the national organization of the american legion and given nationwide distribution. United states code what is the us code about the us flag code it was on this date that the national flag code was adopted by the national flag conference which was attended by representatives of the army and navy which had evolved their own procedures, and some 66 other national groups it does not impose penalties for misuse of.
The national flag of india is also known by the term ‘tricolour’, tirangā in hindi the reason for this is the three dominant colors in the flag, saffron, white and green these two terms in india always refer to the national flag. Is the flag to be displayed only on national holidays is the government required to fly the flag every day is it permissible to display another flag or pennant above the flag of the united states. As citizens, our us federal statute (36 us code § 301 – national anthem) says we should face the flag (or face toward the music if there is no flag) and stand at attention with the right hand over the heart if the music is prerecorded, look straight ahead.
Of course, the same applies to representing our nation’s colors the exact color specifications for the flag of the united states of america are: old glory blue. Code of conduct, code of conduct to hoist the indian flag, display the national flag, do not use national flag as a toy, do's and don'ts, do's and don'ts to national flag, independence day, independence day celebrations, indian national flag, interesting facts, republic day celebration, saffron color band should be at the top. Edit article how to practice national flag etiquette three parts: displaying a national flag raising and lowering national flags respecting the flag community q&a have you ever wondered how national flags are displayed correctly most national flags have a variety of rules and guidelines for their proper handling and display.