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The following information was excerpted from the New Hampshire Statutes, Title 1, Chapter 3, Section 2.
TITLE I: THE STATE AND ITS GOVERNMENT
CHAPTER 3: STATE EMBLEMS, FLAG, ETC.
Section 3:2 State Flag.
3:2 State Flag. The state flag shall be of the following color and design: The body or field shall be blue and shall bear upon its center in suitable proportion and colors a representation of the state seal. The seal shall be surrounded by a wreath of laurel leaves with nine stars interspersed. When used for military purposes the flag shall conform to the regulations of the United States.
Source. 1909, 16:2. PL 8:1. 1931, 133:1. RL 13:1.
Source: New Hampshire General Court, Revised Statutes Online, , October 24, 2007.
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