US (United States) Code. Title 36. Subtitle II. Chapter 202: Air Force Sergeants Association

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36 USC CHAPTER 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION 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 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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CHAPTER 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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20201. Definition.

20202. Organization.

20203. Purposes.

20204. Membership.

20205. Governing body.

20206. Powers.

20207. Restrictions.

20208. Duty to maintain corporate and tax-exempt status.

20209. Records and inspection.

20210. Service of process.

20211. Liability for acts of officers and agents.

20212. Annual report.

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36 USC Sec. 20201 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 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20201. Definition

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For purposes of this chapter, "State" includes the District of

Columbia and the territories and possessions of the United States.

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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

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20201 36 App.:5815. Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Sec. 1516,

111 Stat. 1966.

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The words "the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of

the Northern Mariana Islands" are omitted as included in "the

territories and possessions of the United States".

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36 USC Sec. 20202 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 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20202. Organization

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(a) Federal Charter. - Air Force Sergeants Association (in this

chapter, the "corporation"), a nonprofit corporation incorporated

in the District of Columbia, is a federally chartered corporation.

(b) Expiration of Charter. - If the corporation does not comply

with any provision of this chapter, the charter granted by this

chapter expires.

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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

3239.)

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20202(a) 36 App.:5801. Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Secs.

1501, 1514 (related to

termination of charter),

1515, 111 Stat. 1963, 1966.

20202(b) 36 App.:5813

(related to

termination of

charter).

36 App.:5814.

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This section is substituted for the source provisions for

consistency in the revised title and to eliminate unnecessary

words.

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36 USC Sec. 20203 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 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20203. Purposes

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(a) General. - The purposes of the corporation are as provided in

its bylaws and articles of incorporation and include -

(1) helping to maintain a highly dedicated and professional

corps of enlisted personnel within the United States Air Force,

including the United States Air Force Reserve, and the Air

National Guard;

(2) supporting fair and equitable legislation and Department of

the Air Force policies and influencing by lawful means

departmental plans, programs, policies, and legislative proposals

that affect enlisted personnel of the Regular Air Force, the Air

Force Reserve, and the Air National Guard, its retirees, and

other veterans of enlisted service in the Air Force;

(3) actively publicizing the roles of enlisted personnel in the

United States Air Force;

(4) participating in civil and military activities, youth

programs, and fundraising campaigns that benefit the United

States Air Force;

(5) providing for the mutual welfare of members of the

corporation and their families;

(6) assisting in recruiting for the United States Air Force;

(7) assembling together for social activities;

(8) maintaining an adequate Air Force for our beloved country;

(9) fostering among the members of the corporation a devotion

to fellow airmen; and

(10) serving the United States and the United States Air Force

loyally, and doing all else necessary to uphold and defend the

Constitution of the United States.

(b) Corporate Function. - The corporation shall function as an

educational, patriotic, civic, historical, and research

organization under the laws of the District of Columbia.

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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

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20203(a) 36 App.:5803. Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Secs.

1503, 1508(f), 111 Stat.

1963, 1965.

20203(b) 36 App.:5808(f).

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36 USC Sec. 20204 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 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20204. Membership

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(a) Eligibility. - Except as provided in this chapter,

eligibility for membership in the corporation and the rights and

privileges of members are as provided in the bylaws and articles of

incorporation.

(b) Nondiscrimination. - The terms of membership may not

discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex,

disability, age, or national origin.

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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

3240.)

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20204(a) 36 App.:5805. Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Secs.

1505, 1508(g) (related to

membership), 111 Stat. 1964,

1965.

20204(b) 36 App.:5808(g)

(related to

membership).

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In subsection (a), the words "Except as provided in this chapter"

are substituted for "Except as provided in section 5808(g) of this

title" for consistency in the revised title.

In subsection (b), the words "The terms of membership" are

substituted for "In establishing the conditions of membership in

the association" for consistency in the revised title and to

eliminate unnecessary words. The word "disability" is substituted

for "handicap" for consistency in the revised title.

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36 USC Sec. 20205 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 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20205. Governing body

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

responsibilities of the board are as provided in the bylaws and

articles of incorporation.

(b) Officers. - The officers and the election of officers are as

provided in the bylaws and articles of incorporation.

(c) Nondiscrimination. - The requirements for serving as a

director or officer may not discriminate on the basis of race,

color, religion, sex, disability, age, or national origin.

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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

3240.)

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20205(a) 36 App.:5806. Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Secs.

1506, 1507, 1508(g) (related

to directors and officers),

111 Stat. 1964, 1965.

20205(b) 36 App.:5807.

20205(c) 36 App.:5808(g)

(related to

directors and

officers).

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In subsections (a) and (b), the words "Except as provided in

section 5808(g) of this title" and "and in conformity with the laws

of the District of Columbia" are omitted as unnecessary.

In subsection (c), the words "The requirements for serving as a

director or officer" are substituted for "in determining the

requirements for serving on the board of directors or as an officer

of the association" for consistency in the revised title and to

eliminate unnecessary words. The word "disability" is substituted

for "handicap" for consistency in the revised title.

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36 USC Sec. 20206 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 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20206. Powers

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The corporation has only the powers provided in its bylaws and

articles of incorporation filed in each State in which it is

incorporated.

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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

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20206 36 App.:5802. Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Sec. 1502,

111 Stat. 1963.

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The words "each State in which it is incorporated" are

substituted for "the District of Columbia" for consistency in the

revised title. The words "and subject to the laws of the District

of Columbia" are omitted as unnecessary.

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36 USC Sec. 20207 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 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20207. Restrictions

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

declare or pay a dividend.

(b) 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, officer, or member during the life of the charter

granted by this chapter. This subsection does not prevent the

payment of reasonable compensation to an officer or employee or

reimbursement for actual necessary expenses in amounts approved by

the board of directors.

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

officer, employee, or member.

(d) Claim of Governmental Approval or Authority. - The

corporation may not claim congressional approval or the authority

of the United States Government for any of its activities.

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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

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20207(a) 36 App.:5808(c). Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Sec.

1508(a)-(d), 111 Stat. 1964.

20207(b) 36 App.:5808(a).

20207(c) 36 App.:5808(b).

20207(d) 36 App.:5808(d).

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

unnecessary.

In subsection (b), the words "This subsection does not" are

substituted for "Nothing in this subsection may be construed to"

for consistency in the revised title.

In subsection (d), the words "by virtue of this chapter" are

omitted as unnecessary.

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20208. Duty to maintain corporate and tax-exempt status

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(a) Corporate Status. - The corporation shall maintain its status

as a corporation incorporated under the laws of the District of

Columbia.

(b) Tax-Exempt Status. - The corporation shall maintain its

status as an organization exempt from taxation under the Internal

Revenue Code of 1986 (26 U.S.C. 1 et seq.).

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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

3241.)

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20208(a) 36 App.:5808(e). Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Secs.

1508(e), 1514 (related to

duty to maintain status),

111 Stat. 1965, 1966.

20208(b) 36 App.:5813

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In subsection (a), the words "organized and" are omitted as

unnecessary.

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20209. 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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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

3241.)

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20209 36 App.:5810. Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Sec. 1510,

111 Stat. 1965.

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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. The words "This section may not be construed to

contravene any applicable State law" are omitted as unnecessary.

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

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Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20210. Service of process

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The corporation shall comply with the law on service of process

of each State in which it is incorporated and each State in which

it carries on activities.

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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

3241.)

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20210 36 App.:5804. Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Sec. 1504,

111 Stat. 1964.

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The words "each State in which it is incorporated" are

substituted for "the District of Columbia" for consistency in the

revised title. The words "in furtherance of its corporate purposes"

are omitted as unnecessary.

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20211. 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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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

3241.)

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20211 36 App.:5809. Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Sec. 1509,

111 Stat. 1965.

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The words "officers and agents" are substituted for "officers,

directors, employees, and agents" for consistency in the revised

title and to eliminate unnecessary words.

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36 USC Sec. 20212 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 202 - AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION

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Sec. 20212. Annual report

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The corporation shall submit an annual report to Congress on the

activities of the corporation during the prior fiscal year. The

report shall be submitted at the same time as the report of the

audit required by section 10101 of this title. The report may not

be printed as a public document.

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(Added Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 1(4)(A), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat.

3241.)

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20212 36 App.:5811. Nov. 18, 1997, Pub. L.

105-85, title XV, Sec. 1512,

111 Stat. 1965.

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