May 26, 1965 (26th Parliament, 3rd Session)

LIB

Maurice Lamontagne (Secretary of State of Canada)

Liberal

Hon. Maurice Lamontagne (Secretary of State):

1. It is difficult to provide this information. The average life of a flag depends on climatic conditions, exposure to high velocity winds, whether flown on land or at sea, the geographic location and the seasons in which such a flag is flown. However, those departments which are the largest users report that the average life of a nylon flag is approximately three months.
2. Approximately 16,157.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   LENGTH OF LIFE OF NYLON FLAGS
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