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The Reichstag has unanimously ratified the following law which is hereby announced:
The colors of the Reich are black, white, and red.
The Reich and national flag is the swastika flag. It is also the merchant flag.
The Fuehrer and Reich Chancellor designates the design of the Reich War Flag and the Reich Service Flag.
The Reich Minister of the Interior releases the necessary legal and administrative regulations for the execution and completion of this law as long as it does not interfere with the jurisdiction of the Reich Minister of War.
This law becomes valid on the day of announcement.Nurnberg 15 September 1935
Nazi Conspiracy and Aggression Volume IV
Office of the United States Chief Counsel for Prosecution of Axis Criminality
Washington, DC : United States Government Printing Office, 1946