US (United States) Code. Title 36. Subtitle II. Chapter 1103: Jewish War Veterans of the USA (United States of America)

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36 USC CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A.,

NATIONAL MEMORIAL, INCORPORATED 01/06/03

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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Sec.

110301. Organization.

110302. Purposes.

110303. Governing body.

110304. Powers.

110305. Restrictions.

110306. Principal office.

110307. Records and inspection.

110308. Service of process.

110309. Liability for acts of officers and agents.

110310. Distribution of assets on dissolution or final

liquidation.

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36 USC Sec. 110301 01/06/03

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 110301. Organization

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(a) Federal Charter. - Jewish War Veterans, U.S.A., National

Memorial, Incorporated (in this chapter, the "corporation"), is a

federally chartered corporation.

(b) Place of Incorporation and Domicile. - The corporation is

declared to be a nonprofit corporation incorporated and domiciled

in the District of Columbia.

(c) Perpetual Existence. - Except as otherwise provided, the

corporation has perpetual existence.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1369.)

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110301 36:911. Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L.

85-903, Secs. 1, 2, 4(a), 72

Stat. 1738, 1739.

36:912.

36:914(a).

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This section is substituted for the source provisions for

consistency in the revised title and to eliminate executed and

unnecessary words. The text of 36:912 is omitted as executed and

obsolete.

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36 USC Sec. 110302 01/06/03

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 110302. Purposes

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The purposes of the corporation are -

(1) to maintain and conduct a national memorial and museum

dedicated to and commemorating the service and sacrifice by

Americans of the Jewish faith in the Armed Forces of the United

States during the period of war;

(2) to gather, collate, edit, publish, and exhibit memorabilia,

information, records, military awards, decorations, citations,

and similar items, to preserve the memories and records of

patriotic service performed by men and women of the Jewish faith

while in the Armed Forces of the United States in time of war;

and

(3) to stimulate patriotism in the minds of all Americans by

encouraging the study of the military and naval history of the

United States.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1369.)

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110302 36:913. Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L.

85-903, Sec. 3, 72 Stat.

1738.

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Before clause (1), the word "purposes" is substituted for

"principles and objects" for consistency in the revised title.

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36 USC Sec. 110303 01/06/03

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 110303. Governing body

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(a) Board of Directors. - (1) The board of directors is the

governing body of the corporation. Between meetings of the

corporation, the board is responsible for the general policies and

program of the corporation. The board is responsible for the

control of all funds of the corporation.

(2) The number of directors, their manner of selection (including

the filling of vacancies), and their term of office are as provided

in the constitution and bylaws of the corporation. However, the

board shall have at least 36 directors.

(b) Officers. - (1) The officers of the corporation are a

president, one or more vice presidents as provided in the

constitution and bylaws, a secretary, and a treasurer.

(2) The manner of election, term of office, and duties of the

officers are as provided in the constitution and bylaws.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1369.)

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110303(a)( 36:916(c). Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L.

1) 85-903, Secs. 6, 7, 72 Stat.

1739.

110303(a)( 36:916(a), (b).

2)

110303(b) 36:917.

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In subsection (a)(1), the word "funds" is substituted for

"finances" for consistency in the revised title.

In subsection (a)(2), the text of 36:916(a) and the word

"Thereafter" are omitted as executed.

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36 USC Sec. 110304 01/06/03

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 110304. Powers

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The corporation may -

(1) adopt and amend a constitution and bylaws for the

management of its property and the regulation of its affairs;

(2) adopt and alter a corporate seal;

(3) make contracts;

(4) acquire, own, lease, encumber, and transfer property as

necessary or convenient to carry out the purposes of the

corporation;

(5) borrow money, issue instruments of indebtedness, and secure

its obligations by granting security interests in its property;

and

(6) sue and be sued.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1369.)

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110304 36:914(b)-(h). Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L.

85-903, Secs. 4(b)-(h), 15,

72 Stat. 1739, 1741.

36:925.

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In this section, the text of 36:925 is omitted as executed and

obsolete.

In clause (1), the word "alter" is omitted as included in

"amend". The words "not inconsistent with the laws of the United

States" and "said constitution and bylaws should likewise not be

inconsistent with the laws of any State in which the corporation is

to operate" are omitted as unnecessary.

In clause (2), the word "use" is omitted as unnecessary.

In clause (3), the words "make contracts" are substituted for

"contract and be contracted with" for consistency in the revised

title.

Clause (4) is substituted for "to take by lease, gift, purchase,

grant, devise, or bequest from any private corporation,

association, partnership, firm, or individual, and to hold any

property, real, personal, or mixed, necessary or convenient for

attaining the objects and carrying into effect the purposes of the

corporation" and "to transfer, convey, lease, sublease, encumber,

and otherwise alienate real, personal, or mixed property" for

consistency in the revised title and to eliminate unnecessary

words. The words "subject, however, to applicable provisions of law

of any State (A) governing the amount or kind of property which may

be held by, or (B) otherwise limiting or controlling the ownership

of property by, a corporation operating in such State" are omitted

as unnecessary.

In clause (5), the words "for the purposes of the corporation"

are omitted as unnecessary. The words "issue instruments of

indebtedness, and secure its obligations by granting security

interests in its property" are substituted for "issue bonds

therefor, and secure the same by mortgage, deed of trust, pledge,

or otherwise" for consistency in the revised title. The words

"subject in every case to all applicable provisions of Federal and

State laws" are omitted as unnecessary.

In clause (6), the words "complain and defend in any court of

competent jurisdiction" are omitted as unnecessary.

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36 USC Sec. 110305 01/06/03

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 110305. Restrictions

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(a) Stock and Dividends. - The corporation may not issue stock or

declare or pay a dividend.

(b) Political Activities. - The corporation or a director or

officer as such may not contribute to, support, or assist a

political party or candidate for public office.

(c) Distribution of Income or Assets. - The income or assets of

the corporation may not inure to the benefit of, or be distributed

to, a director or officer. This subsection does not prevent the

payment of compensation to an officer or employee in an amount

approved by the executive committee of the corporation.

(d) Loans. - The corporation may not make a loan to a director,

officer, or employee. Directors who vote for or assent to making a

loan to a director, officer, or employee, and officers who

participate in making the loan, are jointly and severally liable to

the corporation for the amount of the loan until it is repaid.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1370.)

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110305(a) 36:921. Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L.

85-903, Secs. 8, 9, 11, 72

Stat. 1740.

110305(b) 36:919.

110305(c) 36:918(a).

110305(d) 36:918(b).

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In subsection (a), the words "any shares of" are omitted as

unnecessary.

In subsection (b), the word "otherwise" is omitted as

unnecessary.

In subsection (c), the words "inure to the benefit of" are

substituted for "inure to" for consistency in the revised title.

The words "This subsection does not prevent" are substituted for

"Nothing in this section, however, shall be construed to prevent"

for consistency in the revised title and to eliminate unnecessary

words.

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36 USC Sec. 110306 01/06/03

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 110306. Principal office

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The principal office of the corporation shall be in the District

of Columbia. However, the activities of the corporation are not

confined to the District of Columbia but may be conducted

throughout the States, territories, and possessions of the United

States.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1370.)

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110306 36:915(a). Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L.

85-903, Sec. 5(a), 72 Stat.

1739.

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The word "various" is omitted as unnecessary.

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36 USC Sec. 110307 01/06/03

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 110307. Records and inspection

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(a) Records. - The corporation shall keep -

(1) correct and complete records of account;

(2) minutes of the proceedings of its members, board of

directors, and committees having any of the authority of its

board of directors; and

(3) at its principal office, a record of the names and

addresses of its members entitled to vote.

(b) Inspection. - A member entitled to vote, or an agent or

attorney of the member, may inspect the records of the corporation

for any proper purpose, at any reasonable time.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1370.)

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110307 36:922. Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L.

85-903, Sec. 12, 72 Stat.

1740.

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The word "records" is substituted for "books and records" for

consistency in the revised title and with other titles of the

United States Code.

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36 USC Sec. 110308 01/06/03

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 110308. Service of process

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The corporation shall have a designated agent in its headquarters

in the District of Columbia to receive service of process for the

corporation. Notice to or service on the agent, or mailed to the

headquarters of the corporation in the District of Columbia, is

notice to or service on the corporation.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1370.)

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110308 36:915(b). Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L.

85-903, Sec. 5(b), 72 Stat.

1739.

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The words "at all times" are omitted as unnecessary.

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36 USC Sec. 110309 01/06/03

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 110309. Liability for acts of officers and agents

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The corporation is liable for the acts of its officers and agents

acting within the scope of their authority.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1370.)

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110309 36:920. Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L.

85-903, Sec. 10, 72 Stat.

1740.

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36 USC Sec. 110310 01/06/03

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1103 - JEWISH WAR VETERANS, U.S.A., NATIONAL MEMORIAL,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 110310. Distribution of assets on dissolution or final

liquidation

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On dissolution or final liquidation of the corporation, any

assets remaining after the discharge of all liabilities shall be

distributed as provided by the board of directors, but in

compliance with the constitution and bylaws of the corporation.

This section does not allow assets to be distributed to an officer

or employee or to inure to the benefit of a private person.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1370.)

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110310 36:924. Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L.

85-903, Sec. 14, 72 Stat.

1741.

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The words "dissolution or final liquidation" are substituted for

"final dissolution or liquidation" for consistency in the revised

title. The word "satisfaction" is omitted as included in

"discharge", and the word "obligations" is omitted as included in

"liabilities". The words "outstanding" and "all Federal and State

laws applicable thereto" are omitted as unnecessary. The words

"This section does not allow" are substituted for "Nothing in this

section shall be construed so as to permit" for consistency in the

revised title.

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