US (United States) Code. Title 36. Subtitle II. Chapter 225: American War Mothers

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36 USC CHAPTER 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS 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 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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CHAPTER 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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Sec.

22501. Organization.

22502. Purposes.

22503. Membership.

22504. Powers.

22505. Exclusive right to name.

22506. Restrictions.

22507. Tax-exempt status.

22508. Meetings.

22509. Service of process.

22510. Annual report.

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36 USC Sec. 22501 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 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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Sec. 22501. Organization

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(a) Federal Charter. - American War Mothers (in this chapter, the

"corporation") is a federally chartered corporation.

(b) Place of Incorporation. - The corporation is declared to be

incorporated in the District of Columbia.

(c) Period of Existence. - The corporation may continue to exist

until there are no individuals who qualify for membership.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1304.)

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22501 36:91. Feb. 24, 1925, ch. 303,

Secs. 1, 2, 5 (words between

colon and 1st comma), 13,

15, 43 Stat. 966, 967, 968.

36:92.

36:95 (words

between colon and

1st comma).

36:103.

36:105.

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This section is substituted for the source provisions for

consistency in the revised title and to eliminate unnecessary and

executed words.

The text of 36:92, 103, and 105 is omitted as executed and

obsolete.

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36 USC Sec. 22502 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 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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Sec. 22502. Purposes

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The purposes of the corporation are -

(1) to keep alive and develop the spirit that promoted world

service;

(2) to maintain the ties of fellowship born of that service and

to assist and further any patriotic work;

(3) to inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the

community, State, and Nation;

(4) to work for the welfare of the Army and Navy;

(5) to assist, in any way in their power, men and women who

served and were wounded or incapacitated in World War I; and

(6) to foster and promote friendship and understanding between

America and the Allies in World War I.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1304.)

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22502 36:93. Feb. 24, 1925, ch. 303, Sec.

3, 43 Stat. 967.

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In clauses (5) and (6), the words "World War I" are substituted

for "the World War" for clarity.

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36 USC Sec. 22503 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 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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Sec. 22503. Membership

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Eligibility for membership in the corporation is limited to women

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(1) who are citizens of the United States; and

(2) whose natural son or daughter, legally adopted son or

daughter, or stepson or stepdaughter -

(A) served in the Armed Forces of the United States or its

allies in World War I, World War II, the Korean conflict, or

any subsequent war or conflict involving the United States; and

(B) was honorably discharged from that service or continues

in the service.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1304.)

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22503 36:97. Feb. 24, 1925, ch. 303, Sec.

7, 43 Stat. 968; Sept. 26,

1942, ch. 563, 56 Stat. 758;

June 26, 1953, ch. 152, 67

Stat. 81; Apr. 12, 1974,

Pub. L. 93-267, 88 Stat. 85.

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In clause (2), before subclause (A), the word "natural" is

substituted for "of her blood" to eliminate unnecessary words. The

words "or sons", "or daughters", "or stepsons", and "or

stepdaughters" are omitted as unnecessary.

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36 USC Sec. 22504 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 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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Sec. 22504. Powers

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The corporation may -

(1) adopt a constitution, bylaws, and regulations;

(2) adopt and alter a corporate seal;

(3) adopt emblems and badges;

(4) establish and maintain offices to conduct its activities;

(5) establish State, territorial, and local subdivisions;

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

necessary to carry out the purposes of the corporation, subject

to section 22506(b) of this title;

(7) publish a magazine and other publications;

(8) sue and be sued; and

(9) do any other act necessary and proper to carry out its

purposes.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1305.)

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22504 36:95 (less words Feb. 24, 1925, ch. 303,

between colon and Secs. 5 (less words between

1st comma). colon and 1st comma), 9, 43

Stat. 967, 968.

36:99.

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In this section, the text of 36:99 is omitted as executed and

obsolete.

In clause (1), the words "to carry out its purposes, not

inconsistent with the laws of the United States or of any State"

are omitted as unnecessary.

In clause (2), the words "at pleasure" are omitted as

unnecessary.

In clause (3), the words "adopt emblems and badges" are

substituted for "to use in carrying out the purposes of the

corporation such emblems and badges as it may adopt" for

consistency in the revised title and to eliminate unnecessary

words.

In clause (4), the word "activities" is substituted for

"business" for consistency in the revised title.

Clause (6) is substituted for "receive, hold, own, use, and

dispose of such real estate and personal property as shall be

necessary for its corporate purposes" for consistency in the

revised title and to eliminate unnecessary words. The words

"subject to section 22506(b) of this title" are added to alert the

reader to the restriction in that section.

In clause (8), the words "in courts of law and equity" are

omitted as unnecessary.

In clause (9), the word "things" is omitted as included in "act".

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36 USC Sec. 22505 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 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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Sec. 22505. Exclusive right to name

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The corporation and its State, territorial, and local

subdivisions have the exclusive right to use the name "American War

Mothers".

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1305.)

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22505 36:100. Feb. 24, 1925, ch. 303, Sec.

10, 43 Stat. 968.

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The words "to have" are omitted as included in "to use". The

words "in carrying out its business purposes" are omitted as

unnecessary.

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36 USC Sec. 22506 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 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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Sec. 22506. Restrictions

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(a) General. - The corporation shall be nonprofit, nonpolitical,

nonsectarian, and nonpartisan, and may not promote the candidacy of

an individual seeking public office.

(b) Ownership and Use of Property. - The corporation may not

accept, own, or hold, directly or indirectly, any property not

reasonably necessary to carry out the purposes of the corporation.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1305.)

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22506(a) 36:98. Feb. 24, 1925, ch. 303, Sec.

8, 43 Stat. 968; June 26,

1953, ch. 152, 67 Stat. 81.

22506(b) 36:96 (last Feb. 24, 1925, ch. 303, Sec.

sentence). 6 (proviso), 43 Stat. 968.

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In subsection (a), words "as an organization" are omitted as

unnecessary.

In subsection (b), the words "real or personal" are omitted as

unnecessary and for consistency in the revised title. The words

"not reasonably necessary to carry out the purposes of the

corporation" are substituted for "except such as may be reasonably

necessary to carry out the purposes of its creation as defined in

this chapter" to eliminate unnecessary words.

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SECTION REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS

This section is referred to in section 22504 of this title.

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36 USC Sec. 22507 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 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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Sec. 22507. Tax-exempt status

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The personal property and funds of the corporation, whether

principal or income, so long as held or used only to carry out the

purposes of the corporation, are exempt from taxation by the United

States Government, the District of Columbia, and the territories

and possessions of the United States.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1305.)

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22507 36:96 (1st Feb. 24, 1925, ch. 303, Sec.

sentence). 6 (less proviso), 43 Stat.

967.

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The words "so long as held or used only to carry out the purposes

of the corporation" are substituted for "held or used for the

purposes hereof, pursuant to the provisions of this chapter . . .

so long as the same shall be so used" to eliminate unnecessary

words. The words "the United States Government, the District of

Columbia, and the territories and possessions of the United States"

are substituted for "the United States or any Territory or District

thereof" for clarity.

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36 USC Sec. 22508 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 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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Sec. 22508. Meetings

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The corporation may hold its meetings at any place the

corporation decides.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1305.)

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22508 36:94. Feb. 24, 1925, ch. 303, Sec.

4, 43 Stat. 967.

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36 USC Sec. 22509 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 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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Sec. 22509. Service of process

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As a condition to the exercise of any power or privilege granted

by this chapter, the corporation shall file, with the secretary of

state or other designated official of each State, the name and

address of an agent in that State on whom legal process or demands

against the corporation may be served.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1305.)

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22509 36:102. Feb. 24, 1925, ch. 303, Sec.

12, 43 Stat. 968.

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The words "precedent", "herein", and "or conferred" are omitted

as unnecessary. The words "with the secretary of state or other

designated official" are substituted for "in the office of the

secretary of each State" for consistency in the revised title. The

words "post-office" and "authorized" are omitted as unnecessary.

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36 USC Sec. 22510 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 225 - AMERICAN WAR MOTHERS

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Sec. 22510. Annual report

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Not later than January 1 of each year, the corporation shall

submit a report to Congress on the activities of the corporation

during the prior calendar year. The report may not be printed as a

public document.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1305.)

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22510 36:101. Feb. 24, 1925, ch. 303, Sec.

11, 43 Stat. 968; Aug. 30,

1964, Pub. L. 88-504, Sec.

4(9), 78 Stat. 636.

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The word "submit" is substituted for "make and transmit" for

consistency in the revised title and to eliminate unnecessary

words. The word "activities" is substituted for "proceedings" for

consistency in the revised title.

TERMINATION OF REPORTING REQUIREMENTS

For termination, effective May 15, 2000, of reporting provisions

in this section, see section 3003 of Pub. L. 104-66, as amended,

set out as a note under section 1113 of Title 31, Money and

Finance, and page 197 of House Document No. 103-7.

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