US (United States) Code. Title 36. Subtitle II. Chapter 401: Catholic War Veterans of the USA (United States of America), Incorporated

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36 USC CHAPTER 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED

STATES OF AMERICA, 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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CHAPTER 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF

AMERICA, INCORPORATED

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Sec.

40101. Definition.

40102. Organization.

40103. Purposes.

40104. Membership.

40105. Governing body.

40106. Powers.

40107. Restrictions.

40108. Duty to maintain tax-exempt status.

40109. Records and inspection.

40110. Service of process.

40111. Liability for acts of officers and agents.

40112. Annual report.

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36 USC Sec. 40101 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40101. 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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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1329.)

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40101 36:2613. Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

98-382, Sec. 14, 98 Stat.

1345.

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The words "the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico" are omitted as

included in "the territories and possession of the United States".

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36 USC Sec. 40102 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40102. Organization

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(a) Federal Charter. - Catholic War Veterans of the United States

of America, Incorporated (in this chapter, the "corporation"),

incorporated in New York, 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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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1329.)

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40102(a) 36:2601. Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

98-382, Secs. 1, 15 (last

sentence), 16, 98 Stat.

1343, 1345.

40102(b) 36:2614 (last

sentence).

36:2615.

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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. 40103 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40103. Purposes

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The purposes of the corporation are as provided in the articles

of incorporation and include a continuing commitment, on a national

basis, to -

(1) preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution of the

United States and the laws of the States;

(2) commemorate the wars, campaigns, and military actions of

the United States to reflect profound respect, high honor, and

great tribute on the glorious dead and the surviving veterans of

those wars, campaigns, and actions and to give all Americans a

greater understanding of and appreciation for the sacrifices of

those who participated in them for all Americans;

(3) stimulate to the highest degree possible the interests of

the entire Nation in the problems of veterans, their widows, and

orphans;

(4) cooperate to the fullest extent and in a harmonious manner

with all veterans' organizations in common projects designed to

serve the interests of all veterans of all wars in which the

United States has participated;

(5) collate, preserve, and encourage the study of historical

episodes, chronicles, mementos, and events pertaining to the

wars, campaigns, and military actions of the United States;

(6) inculcate an enduring love of country, a deep and abiding

sense of patriotism, and a profound commitment to Americanism

among all the people of the United States;

(7) encourage, among the youth of our Nation, respect for our

national flag, our anthem, and the traditions of America;

(8) preserve the freedoms of all the people, national peace,

prosperity, tranquility, good will, the permanence of free

institutions, and the defense of the United States;

(9) foster the association of veterans of the Catholic faith

who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States;

(10) encourage morality in government, labor, management,

economic, social, fraternal, and all other phases of American

life;

(11) promote the realization that the family is the basic unit

of society;

(12) increase our love, honor, and service to God and to our

fellow man without regard to race, creed, color, or national

origin; and

(13) function as a veterans' and patriotic organization as

authorized by the laws of the (!1) each State in which it is

incorporated.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1329.)

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40103 36:2603. Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

98-382, Sec. 3, 98 Stat.

1343.

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Before clause (1), the word "objects" is omitted as included in

"purposes".

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(!1) So in original. The word "the" probably should not appear.

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36 USC Sec. 40104 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40104. Membership

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Eligibility for membership in the corporation and the rights and

privileges of members are as provided in the bylaws.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1330.)

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40104 36:2605. Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

98-382, Sec. 5, 98 Stat.

1344.

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36 USC Sec. 40105 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40105. 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 articles of

incorporation.

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

provided in the articles of incorporation.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1330.)

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40105(a) 36:2606. Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

98-382, Secs. 6, 7, 98 Stat.

1344.

40105(b) 36:2607.

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The words "and in conformity with the laws of the State or States

in which it is incorporated" in 36:2606 and "and in conformity with

the laws of the State or States wherein it is incorporated" in

36:2607 are omitted as unnecessary.

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36 USC Sec. 40106 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40106. 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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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1330.)

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40106 36:2602. Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

98-382, Sec. 2, 98 Stat.

1343.

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The words "and subject to the laws of such State or States" are

omitted as unnecessary.

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36 USC Sec. 40107 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40107. 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 in an

amount approved by the board of directors.

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

officer, or employee.

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

corporation may not claim congressional approval or the authority

of the United States Government for any of its activities.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1330.)

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40107 36:2608. Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

98-382, Sec. 8, 98 Stat.

1344.

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

unnecessary.

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

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

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36 USC Sec. 40108 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40108. Duty to maintain tax-exempt status

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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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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1330.)

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40108 36:2614 (1st Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

sentence). 98-382, Sec. 15 (1st

sentence), 98 Stat. 1345.

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36 USC Sec. 40109 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40109. 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. 1331.)

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40109 36:2610. Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

98-382, Sec. 10, 98 Stat.

1345.

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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 "Nothing in this section shall be

construed to contravene any applicable State law" are omitted as

unnecessary.

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36 USC Sec. 40110 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40110. 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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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1331.)

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40110 36:2604. Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

98-382, Sec. 4, 98 Stat.

1344.

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36 USC Sec. 40111 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40111. 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. 1331.)

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40111 36:2609. Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

98-382, Sec. 9, 98 Stat.

1345.

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36 USC Sec. 40112 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 401 - CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

INCORPORATED

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Sec. 40112. 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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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1331.)

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40112 36:2611. Aug. 17, 1984, Pub. L.

98-382, Sec. 12, 98 Stat.

1345.

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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 198 of House Document No. 103-7.

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