** It should not be displayed on days when the weather is inclement.
** The custom is to display the flag from sunrise to sunset on flagstaff in the open but it may be displayed at night for special occasions.
** When the flag is in such condition that it is no longer a fitting emblem, it should be destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by burning.
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