FLAG AND HERALDIC CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES RA 8491 SERIES OF 1998

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It shall be solemnly burned to avoid misuse or desecration. The anthem shall not be played and sung for mere recreation, amusement or entertainment purposes except on the following occasions: The flag shall be raised at sunrise and lowered at sunset. From the top of a flagpole, which shall be at a prominent place or a commanding position in relation to the surrounding buildings; c. To use, display or be part of any advertisement of infomercial; and. When the Philippine flag is flown with another flag, the flags, if both are national flags, must be flown on separate staffs of the same height and shall be of equal size.

All departments, agencies, offices, and instrumentalities of the government, government-owned or controlled corporations, local government units, including barangays, shall include in their annual budgets the necessary outlay for the purchase of the national flag. A flag worn out through wear and tear shall not be thrown away. The flag when flown at half-mast shall be first hoisted to the peak for a moment then lowered to the half-mast position. The Flag shall be hoisted to the gaff at the aftermast when the ship is at sea. Lupang hinirang, Duyan ka ng magiting, Sa manlulupig Di ka pasisiil. All government offices including the military are hereby ordered to purchase all heraldic items and devices from manufacturers accredited and authorized by the Institute.

Other persons to be determined by the Institute, for any period less than seven 7 days. Such pledge shall be recited while standing with the right hand palm open raised shoulder high.

The flag, if flown from a flagpole, shall have its blue field on top in time of peace and the red field on top in time of war; if in a hanging position, the blue field shall be to the right left of the observer in time of peace, and the red field to the right left of the observer in time of war.

As covering for ceilings, walls, statues or other objects; 3.

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The technical specifications shall be as follows: To dip the flag to any person or object by way of compliment or salute; c. If attached to a building, the flagpole shall be on top of its roof or anchored on a sill projecting at an angle upward. The flag shall never touch anything beneath it, such as the ground, flood, water or other objects. All government offices including the military are philip;ines ordered to purchase all heraldic items and devices from manufacturers accredited and authorized by philip;ines Institute.

Failure or refusal to observe the provisions of this Act; and any violation of the corresponding rules and regulations issued by the Office of the President shall, after proper notice and hearing, be penalized by public censure which shall be published at least once in a newspaper of general circulation. All requisitions for the purchase of the Philippine National Flag must be based on phipippines compliance with the deisgn, color, craftmanship and material requriements of the Government.

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Republic Act No. 8491

Below any platform; or 4. The observance of the flag ceremony in official or civic gatherings shall be simple and dignified and shall include the playing or singing of the anthem in its original Filipino lyrics and march tempo. The ceremony shall be simple and dignified and shall include the playing or singing of the Philippine National Anthem.

The singing must be done with fervor. It shall always be hoisted aloft and be allowed to fall freely. To mutilate, deface, defile, trample, on or cast contempt any act or omission casting dishonor or ridicule upon the flag over its surface; b.

This Ace, which is a consolidation of Senate Bill No. Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday the twenty-eighth day of July, nineteen hundred and ninety-seven. The flag shall be flown at half-mast as a sign of mourning on all buildings and places where it is displayed, as provided for in this Act, on the day of official announcement of the death of any of the following officials:. As a drapery, festoon, tablecloth 2. All departments, agencies, offices, and instrumentalities of the government, government-owned or controlled corporations, local government units, including barangays, shall include in their annual budgets the necessary outlay for the purchase of the national flag.

The flag may be displayed: The blue color shall bear Cable No. All government offices and educational institutions shall henceforth observe the flag-raising ceremony every Monday morning and the flag lowering ceremony every Friday afternoon.

If already raised, the flag shall not be lowered. To use, display or be part of any advertisement of infomercial; and. In a suspended position from a rope extending from a building to pole erected away from the building; e. International competitions where the Philippines is the host or has a representative; b.

Speaker of the House of Representatives Sgd. The flag of the Philippines shall be blue, white and red with an eight-rayed golden-yellow sun and three five-pointed stars, as consecrated and honored by the people. The President or a former President, for ten 10 days. The assembly shall sing the Philippine national anthem, accompanied by a band, r available, and at the first note, the flag shall be raised briskly.

Any person or judicial entity which violates any of the provisions of this Act shall, upon conviction, be punished by a fine of not less than Five thousand pesos 5, The flag may also be displayed throughout the year in private buildings or offices or raised in the open on flag-staffs in front of private buildings: In addition, they shall make available the vocal, piano or band scores of the National Anthem, as adopted by law, to all private and public schools, as well as he general public.

The Department of Education, Culture and Sports DECS and the Commission on Higher Education shall ensure that the National Anthem, as adopted by law, shall be committed to memory by all students of both public and private educational institutions, and performed during the flag ceremony conducted in accordance with the rules and regulations issued by the Office of the President.

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The Flag shall be hoisted to the gaff at the aftermast when the ship is at sea. As a sign of respect, all persons shall stand at attention and face the Philippine flag, if there is one displayed, and if there is none, they shall face the band or the conductor. Such hearldic devices codr items shall be filed with the Institute for recording and evaluation as to precedence, design, customs and traditions.

As a pennant in the hood, side, back and top of motor vehicles. The Institute shall issue the necessary-rules and regulations to implement the provisions of this Act within ninety 90 days after effectivity. Provided, Cpde in case the philippimes is commited by a juridical person, its President or Chief Executive Officer thereof shall be liable.

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A flag ueraldic out through wear and tear shall not be thrown away. The flag shall have the following proportions. The Great Seal shall be affixed to or placed upon all commissions signed by the President and upon such other official documents and papers of the Republic of the Philippines as may be provided by law, or as may be required bv custom and usage.

The same procedure shall be observed when the flag is passing yeraldic review or in parade. The flag shall be replaced immediately when it begins to show signs of wear and tear.

Board Resolutions

Provided, That for any second and additional offenses, both fine and imprisonment shall always be imposed: The flag shall be displayed in all public buildings, official residences public plazas, and institutions of learning everyday throughout the year. Declaration of Policy — Reverence and respect shall at all times be accorded the flag, the anthem and other national symbols which embody the national ideals and traditions and which express the principles of sovereignty and national solidarity.

When the National Anthem is played at a public gathering, whether by a band or by singing or both, or reproduced by any means, the attending public shall sing the anthem. The width of the flag, 1; the length of the flag, 2; and the sides of the white triangle, 1.

To use, display or be part of any advertisement of infomercial; and j. The Institute shall also be responsible for the strict enforcement of the provision of this Act.

Provided, that they observe flag-raising ceremonies in accordance with the rules and regulations to be issued by the Office of the President.