DESECRATION OF THE FLAG
646-A:3 Destruction of a Worn Flag of the United States Allowed.
When the flag of the United States is worn or frayed or torn or in such a condition that it is no longer a fitting emblem of the United States, it should be destroyed in a dignified manner, preferably by burning privately.
Source. 1990, 135:2, eff. April 19, 1990.