§ 16-9-9 Purchase of flags and staffs for school buildings.
The school committees of the several towns of the state shall, in the same manner as now provided by law for the purchase of supplies for public schools by the committees, purchase for every school in their respective towns not now provided with a United States flag, flag staff, and the necessary appliances for the flag; and thereafter whenever the flag, flag staff, or the necessary appliances for the flag of any school shall from any cause become unsuitable for further use, the school committee shall in the same manner purchase others in place thereof.
(P.L. 1901, ch. 818, § 1; G.L. 1909, ch. 67, § 14; G.L. 1923, ch. 70, § 27; G.L. 1938, ch. 178, § 27; G.L. 1956, § 16-9-9.)