US (United States) Code. Title 36. Subtitle II. Part B. Chapter 1513: National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

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36 USC CHAPTER 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS

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TITLE 36 - PATRIOTIC AND NATIONAL OBSERVANCES, CEREMONIES, AND

ORGANIZATIONS

Subtitle II - Patriotic and National Organizations

Part B - Organizations

CHAPTER 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

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CHAPTER 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

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Sec.

151301. Organization.

151302. Purposes.

151303. Board of directors.

151304. Officers and employees.

151305. Powers.

151306. Principal office.

151307. Provision and acceptance of support by Administrator.

151308. Service of process.

151309. Civil action by Attorney General for equitable relief.

151310. Immunity of United States Government.

151311. Annual report.

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CHAPTER REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS

This chapter is referred to in section 10102 of this title.

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36 USC Sec. 151301 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 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

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Sec. 151301. Organization

-STATUTE-

(a) Federal Charter. - National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

(in this chapter, the "corporation") is a federally chartered

corporation.

(b) Nature of Corporation and Place of Incorporation. - The

corporation is a charitable and nonprofit corporation incorporated

under the laws of Maryland and is not an agency or establishment of

the United States Government.

(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. 1399.)

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HISTORICAL AND REVISION NOTES

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Revised Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)

Section

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151301(a) 36:5201(a) (1st Oct. 26, 1992, Pub. L.

sentence). 102-522, title II, Secs.

202(a), 204(a)(1), 106 Stat.

3417, 3419.

151301(b) 36:5201(a) (last

sentence).

151301(c) 36:5203(a)(1).

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Subsection (a) is substituted for "There is established the

National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (hereafter in this chapter

referred to as the 'Foundation')" for consistency in the revised

title.

In subsection (c), the words "Except as otherwise provided" are

added, and the word "existence" is substituted for "succession",

for consistency in the revised title.

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36 USC Sec. 151302 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 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

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Sec. 151302. Purposes

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The purposes of the corporation are -

(1) primarily -

(A) to encourage, accept, and administer private gifts of

property for the benefit of the National Fallen Firefighters'

Memorial and the annual memorial service associated with the

memorial; and

(B) to, in coordination with the Federal Government and fire

services (as that term is defined in section 4 of the Federal

Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 (15 U.S.C. 2203)),

plan, direct, and manage the memorial service referred to in

subparagraph (A);

(2) to provide financial assistance to families of fallen

firefighters for transportation to and lodging at non-Federal and

Federal facilities during the annual memorial service;

(3) to assist Federal, State, and local efforts to recognize

firefighters who die in the line of duty;

(4) to provide scholarships and other financial assistance for

educational purposes and job training for the spouses and

children of fallen firefighters;

(5) to provide for a national program to assist families of

fallen firefighters and fire departments in dealing with

line-of-duty deaths of those firefighters; and

(6) to promote national, State, and local initiatives to

increase public awareness of fire and life safety.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1399; Pub. L. 106-503,

title I, Sec. 113(a), Nov. 13, 2000, 114 Stat. 2303.)

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AMENDMENT SUBSEQUENT TO AUGUST 15, 1997

Section 5201(b) of former Title 36, from which this section was

derived, was amended by Pub. L. 105-276, title IV, Sec. 427(a),

Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2510, see section 5(a) of Pub. L. 105-225,

set out as a Legislative Purpose and Construction note preceding

section 101 of this title. As subsequently amended by Pub. L.

106-503, this section restated the provisions of section 5201(b) of

former Title 36, as amended by Pub. L. 105-276, Sec. 427(a), with

the exception that in par. (1)(B), the words "plan, direct, and

manage the memorial service referred to in subparagraph (A)" were

used instead of "plan, direct, and manage the memorial service

referred to in subparagraph (A) and related activities".

HISTORICAL AND REVISION NOTES

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Section

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151302 36:5201(b). Oct. 26, 1992, Pub. L.

102-522, title II, Sec.

202(b), 106 Stat. 3417.

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AMENDMENTS

2000 - Par. (1). Pub. L. 106-503, Sec. 113(a)(1) added par. (1)

and struck out former par. (1) which read as follows: "primarily to

encourage, accept, and administer private gifts of property for the

benefit of the National Fallen Firefighters' Memorial and the

annual memorial service associated with it;".

Par. (2). Pub. L. 106-503, Sec. 113(a)(2), inserted "and Federal"

after "non-Federal".

Par. (3). Pub. L. 106-503, Sec. 113(a)(3), substituted "Federal,

State, and local" for "State and local" and struck out "and" after

semicolon.

Par. (4). Pub. L. 106-503, Sec. 113(a)(4), substituted semicolon

for period at end.

Pars. (5), (6). Pub. L. 106-503, Sec. 113(a)(5), added pars. (5)

and (6).

LOWERING OF FLAG IN HONOR OF NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL

SERVICE

Pub. L. 107-51, Oct. 16, 2001, 115 Stat. 267, provided that:

"Whereas 1,200,000 men and women comprise the American fire and

emergency services;

"Whereas the fire and emergency services is considered one of the

most dangerous jobs in the United States;

"Whereas fire and emergency services personnel respond to over 16

million emergency calls annually, without reservation and with

little regard for their personal safety;

"Whereas fire and emergency services personnel are the first to

respond to an emergency, whether it involves a fire, medical

emergency, spill of hazardous materials, natural disaster, act of

terrorism, or transportation accident;

"Whereas approximately one-third of all active fire and emergency

personnel suffer debilitating injuries annually; and

"Whereas approximately 100 fire and emergency services personnel

die annually in the line of duty: Now, therefore, be it

"Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the

United States of America in Congress assembled, That each year, the

American flags on all Federal office buildings will be lowered to

half-staff in honor of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial

Service in Emmitsburg, Maryland."

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SECTION REFERRED TO IN OTHER SECTIONS

This section is referred to in section 151309 of this title.

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36 USC Sec. 151303 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 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

-HEAD-

Sec. 151303. Board of directors

-STATUTE-

(a) General. - The board of directors is the governing body of

the corporation.

(b) Members and Appointment. - (1) The Administrator of the

United States Fire Administration of the Federal Emergency

Management Agency is an ex officio nonvoting member of the board.

The Administrator appoints the voting members of the board.

(2) The board consists of the following 9 voting members:

(A) one active volunteer firefighter;

(B) one active career firefighter;

(C) one United States Government firefighter; and

(D) six individuals who have a demonstrated interest in the

fire service.

(3) The terms of office of the voting members are 6 years (except

for the initial members). The terms shall be staggered so that the

terms of 3 members expire every 2 years.

(4) A vacancy on the board shall be filled within 60 days in the

manner in which the original appointment was made.

(c) Chairman. - The Chairman (!1) shall be elected by the board

from its voting members for a 2-year term.

(d) Quorum. - A majority of the current membership of the board

is a quorum.

(e) Meetings. - The board shall meet at the call of the chairman

at least once a year. If a member of the board misses 3 consecutive

meetings, that member may be removed from the board and that

vacancy may be filled as provided in subsection (b)(4) of this

section.

(f) Status and Compensation. -

(1) Appointment to the board shall not constitute employment by

or the holding of an office of the United States.

(2) Members of the board shall serve without compensation.

(g) Liability. - Members of the board are not personally liable,

except for gross negligence.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1399; Pub. L. 105-354,

Sec. 1(8), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat. 3244; Pub. L. 106-503, title I,

Sec. 113(b), Nov. 13, 2000, 114 Stat. 2304.)

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HISTORICAL AND REVISION NOTES

PUB. L. 105-225

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Section

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151303(a) 36:5202(a)(1) Oct. 26, 1992, Pub. L.

(words before 1st 102-522, title II, Secs.

comma). 203(a)-(f), 204(c)(2) (words

after 2d comma), 106 Stat.

3417, 3419.

151303(b) 36:5202(a)(1)

(words after 1st

comma), (2), (b),

(c).

151303(c) 36:5202(d).

151303(d) 36:5202(e).

151303(e) 36:5202(f).

151303(f) 36:5202(a)(3), (4).

151303(g) 36:5203(c)(2)

(words after 2d

comma).

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Subsection (a) is substituted for "The Foundation shall have a

governing Board of Directors (hereafter in this chapter referred to

as the 'Board')" for consistency in the revised title and to

eliminate unnecessary words.

In subsection (b)(1), the words "(hereafter in this chapter

referred to as the 'Administrator')" in 36:5202(a)(2) are omitted

as unnecessary. The words "Within 3 months after October 26, 1992"

in 36:5202(b) are omitted as obsolete.

Subsection (b)(3) is substituted for 36:5202(b) (last sentence)

to eliminate obsolete and unnecessary words.

In subsection (d), the words "for the transaction of business"

are omitted as unnecessary.

Subsection (f)(1) is substituted for "Appointment to the Board

shall not constitute employment by, or the holding of an office of,

the United States for the purposes of any Federal law" to eliminate

unnecessary words.

PUB. L. 105-354

This amends subsections (f) and (g) of section 151303 of title

36, as enacted by section 1 of Public Law 105-225 (Aug. 12, 1998,

112 Stat. 1400). The amendment clarifies the restatement of

36:5202(a)(3) by making it clear that appointment to the board of

directors of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation does not

constitute appointment as an officer or employee of the United

States Government for the purpose of any law of the United States.

AMENDMENTS

2000 - Subsec. (f). Pub. L. 106-503, Sec. 113(b)(1), added

subsec. (f) and struck out heading and text of former subsec. (f).

Text read as follows: "Appointment to the board does not constitute

appointment as an officer or employee of the United States

Government for the purpose of any law of the United States."

Subsecs. (g), (h). Pub. L. 106-503, Sec. 113(b), redesignated

subsec. (h) as (g) and struck out heading and text of former

subsec. (g). Text read as follows: "Members of the board serve

without compensation."

1998 - Subsecs. (f) to (h). Pub. L. 105-354 amended subsecs. (f)

and (g) generally and added subsec. (h). Prior to amendment,

subsecs. (f) and (g) read as follows:

"(f) Status and Compensation. - Members of the board -

"(1) are not officers or employees of the United States

Government; and

"(2) serve without compensation.

"(g) Liability of Directors. - Members of the board are not

personally liable, except for gross negligence."

EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1998 AMENDMENT

Pub. L. 105-354, Sec. 3, Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat. 3245, provided

that: "The amendment made by section 1(8) of this Act [amending

this section] shall take effect as if included in the provisions of

Public Law 105-225, as of the date of enactment of Public Law

105-225 [Aug. 12, 1998]."

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TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS

For transfer of functions, personnel, assets, and liabilities of

the Federal Emergency Management Agency, including the functions of

the Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency relating

thereto, to the Secretary of Homeland Security, and for treatment

of related references, see sections 313(1), 551(d), 552(d), and 557

of Title 6, Domestic Security, and the Department of Homeland

Security Reorganization Plan of November 25, 2002, as modified, set

out as a note under section 542 of Title 6.

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(!1) So in original. Probably should not be capitalized.

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36 USC Sec. 151304 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 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

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Sec. 151304. Officers and employees

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(a) Appointment. - The board of directors may appoint officers or

employees, but only after the corporation has sufficient funds to

pay for their services.

(b) Status and Compensation. - Officers and employees of the

corporation -

(1) shall not be considered employees of the United States

Government;

(2) shall be appointed without regard to the provisions of

title 5 governing appointments in the competitive service; and

(3) may be paid without regard to chapter 51 and subchapter III

of chapter 53 of title 5, except that an officer or employee may

not be paid more than the annual rate of basic pay for level

GS-15 of the General Schedule under section 5107 of title 5.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1400; Pub. L. 106-503,

title I, Sec. 113(c), Nov. 13, 2000, 114 Stat. 2304.)

-STATAMEND-

AMENDMENT SUBSEQUENT TO AUGUST 15, 1997

Section 5202(g)(1) of former Title 36, from which this section

was derived, was amended by Pub. L. 105-276, title IV, Sec. 427(b),

Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2511, see section 5(a) of Pub. L. 105-225,

set out as a Legislative Purpose and Construction note preceding

section 101 of this title. As subsequently amended by Pub. L.

106-503, this section restated the provisions of section 5202(g)(1)

of former Title 36, as amended by Pub. L. 105-276, Sec. 427(b).

HISTORICAL AND REVISION NOTES

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Revised Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)

Section

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151304(a) 36:5202(g)(1)(A), Oct. 26, 1992, Pub. L.

(2). 102-522, title II, Sec.

203(g)(1)(A), (2), (h), 106

Stat. 3418.

151304(b) 36:5202(h).

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Subsection (a) is substituted for the source provisions for

clarity.

In subsection (b)(3), the words "relating to classification and

General Schedule pay rates" are omitted as unnecessary.

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REFERENCES IN TEXT

The provisions of title 5 governing appointments in the

competitive service, referred to in subsec. (b)(2), are classified

generally to section 3301 et seq. of Title 5, Government

Organization and Employees.

The General Schedule, referred to in subsec. (b)(3), is set out

under section 5332 of Title 5, Government Organization and

Employees.

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AMENDMENTS

2000 - Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 106-503, Sec. 113(c)(1), struck out

"not more than 2" after "appoint".

Subsec. (b)(1). Pub. L. 106-503, Sec. 113(c)(2), substituted

"shall not be considered" for "are not".

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36 USC Sec. 151305 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 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

-HEAD-

Sec. 151305. Powers

-STATUTE-

(a) General. - The corporation may -

(1) adopt a constitution and bylaws;

(2) adopt a seal which shall be judicially noticed; and

(3) do any other act necessary to carry out this chapter.

(b) Powers as Trustee. - To carry out its purposes, the

corporation has the usual powers of a corporation acting as a

trustee in Maryland, including the power -

(1) to accept, receive, solicit, hold, administer, and use any

gift, devise, or bequest, either absolutely or in trust, of

property or any income from or other interest in the property;

(2) unless otherwise required by the instrument of transfer, to

sell, donate, lease, invest, or otherwise dispose of any property

or income from the property;

(3) to make contracts and other arrangements with public

agencies and private organizations and persons and to make

payments necessary to carry out its functions;

(4) to sue and be sued; and

(5) to do any other act necessary and proper to carry out the

purposes of the corporation.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1400; Pub. L. 105-354,

Sec. 1(9), Nov. 3, 1998, 112 Stat. 3244.)

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HISTORICAL AND REVISION NOTES

PUB. L. 105-225

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Section

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151305(a) 36:5202(g)(1)(B), Oct. 26, 1992, Pub. L.

(C). 102-522, title II, Secs.

203(g)(1)(B), (C), 204(b),

(c)(1), (2) (words before 2d

comma), (3)-(5), 106 Stat.

3418, 3419.

36:5203(b).

151305(b) 36:5203(c)(1), (2)

(words before 2d

comma), (3)-(5).

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Subsection (a)(1) is substituted for 36:5202(g)(1)(B) for

consistency in the revised title. The words "consistent with this

chapter" are omitted as unnecessary.

Subsection (a)(2) is substituted for 36:5203(b) for consistency

in the revised title.

Subsection (a)(3) is substituted for 36:5202(g)(1)(C) for

consistency in the revised title.

In subsection (b), before clause (1), the words "under section

5201 of this title" and "in addition to the powers otherwise given

it under this chapter" are omitted as unnecessary. In clause (1),

the words "real or personal" are omitted as unnecessary and for

consistency in the revised title. In clause (4), the words "and

complain and defend itself in any court of competent jurisdiction"

are omitted as unnecessary. In clause (5), the words "any other

act" are substituted for "any and all acts" to eliminate

unnecessary words.

PUB. L. 105-354

This amends section 151305(b) of title 36 to correct an

inconsistency in the revised title.

AMENDMENTS

1998 - Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 105-354 struck out "the State of"

before "Maryland" in introductory provisions.

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36 USC Sec. 151306 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 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

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Sec. 151306. Principal office

-STATUTE-

The principal office of the corporation shall be in Maryland.

However, the corporation may conduct business throughout the

States, territories, and possessions of the United States.

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(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1401.)

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Section

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151306 36:5203(a)(2), (3). Oct. 26, 1992, Pub. L.

102-522, title II, Sec.

204(a)(2), (3), 106 Stat.

3419.

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This section is substituted for the source provisions for

consistency in the revised title.

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36 USC Sec. 151307 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 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

-HEAD-

Sec. 151307. Provision and acceptance of support by Administrator

-STATUTE-

(a) Provision by Administrator. - (1) During the 10-year period

beginning on the date of the enactment of the Fire Administration

Authorization Act of 2000, the Administrator of the United States

Fire Administration of the Federal Emergency Management Agency -

(A) may provide personnel, facilities, and other administrative

services to the corporation; and

(B) may require and accept reimbursements for these personnel,

facilities, and services.

(2) Reimbursements under paragraph (1) of this subsection shall

be deposited in the Treasury to the credit of the appropriations

then current and chargeable for the cost of providing the services.

(3) Notwithstanding any other law, United States Government

personnel and stationery may not be used to solicit funding for the

corporation.

(b) Acceptance by Administrator. - The Administrator may accept,

without regard to chapters 33 and 51 and subchapter III of chapter

53 of title 5 and related regulations, the services of the

corporation and its directors, officers, and employees as

volunteers in performing functions authorized under this chapter,

without compensation from the Administration.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1401; Pub. L. 106-503,

title I, Sec. 113(d), Nov. 13, 2000, 114 Stat. 2304.)

-STATAMEND-

AMENDMENT SUBSEQUENT TO AUGUST 15, 1997

Section 5204 of former Title 36, from which subsec. (a) of this

section was derived, was amended generally by Pub. L. 105-276,

title IV, Sec. 427(c), Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2511, see section

5(a) of Pub. L. 105-225, set out as a Legislative Purpose and

Construction note preceding section 101 of this title. As

subsequently amended by Pub. L. 106-503 subsec. (a) of this section

restated the provisions of section 5204 of former Title 36, as

amended by Pub. L. 105-276, Sec. 427(c), with the following

exceptions - (1) in the introductory provisions of subsec. (a)(1),

the words "During the 10-year period beginning on the date of the

enactment of the Fire Administration Authorization Act of 2000"

were used instead of "During the 10-year period beginning on the

date of the enactment of the Departments of Veterans Affairs and

Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies

Appropriations Act, 1999", (2) in subsec. (a)(1)(A), the words

"other administrative services to" were used instead of "other

required services for the operation of", and (3) in subsec.

(a)(1)(B), the words "may require and accept reimbursements" were

used instead of "may accept reimbursement".

HISTORICAL AND REVISION NOTES

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Section

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151307(a) 36:5204. Oct. 26, 1992, Pub. L.

102-522, title II, Secs.

205, 206, 106 Stat. 3419.

151307(b) 36:5205.

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In subsection (b), the words "chapters 33 and 51 and subchapter

III of chapter 53 of title 5 and related regulations" are

substituted for "the Federal civil service classification laws,

rules, or regulations" for consistency in the revised title and

with other titles of the United States Code.

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REFERENCES IN TEXT

The date of the enactment of the Fire Administration

Authorization Act of 2000, referred to in subsec. (a)(1), is the

date of enactment of Pub. L. 106-503, which was approved Nov. 13,

2000.

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AMENDMENTS

2000 - Subsec. (a)(1). Pub. L. 106-503, Sec. 113(d)(1),

substituted "During the 10-year period beginning on the date of the

enactment of the Fire Administration Authorization Act of 2000, the

Administrator" for "The Administrator" in introductory provisions.

Subsec. (a)(1)(B). Pub. L. 106-503, Sec. 113(d)(2), substituted

"may" for "shall".

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TRANSFER OF FUNCTIONS

For transfer of functions, personnel, assets, and liabilities of

the Federal Emergency Management Agency, including the functions of

the Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency relating

thereto, to the Secretary of Homeland Security, and for treatment

of related references, see sections 313(1), 551(d), 552(d), and 557

of Title 6, Domestic Security, and the Department of Homeland

Security Reorganization Plan of November 25, 2002, as modified, set

out as a note under section 542 of Title 6.

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36 USC Sec. 151308 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 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

-HEAD-

Sec. 151308. Service of process

-STATUTE-

The corporation shall have a designated agent to receive service

of process for the corporation.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1401.)

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Revised Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)

Section

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151308 36:5203(a)(4). Oct. 26, 1992, Pub. L.

102-522, title II, Sec.

204(a)(4), 106 Stat. 3419.

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The words "at all times" are omitted as unnecessary and for

consistency in the revised title. The word "have" is substituted

for "maintain" for consistency in the revised title.

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36 USC Sec. 151309 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 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

-HEAD-

Sec. 151309. Civil action by Attorney General for equitable relief

-STATUTE-

The Attorney General may bring a civil action in the United

States District Court for the District of Columbia for appropriate

equitable relief if the corporation -

(1) engages or threatens to engage in any act, practice, or

policy that is inconsistent with the purposes in section 151302

of this title; or

(2) refuses, fails, or neglects to carry out its obligations

under this chapter or threatens to do so.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1401.)

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HISTORICAL AND REVISION NOTES

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Revised Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)

Section

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151309 36:5206(c). Oct. 26, 1992, Pub. L.

102-522, title II, Sec.

207(c), 106 Stat. 3420.

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Before clause (1), the words "bring a civil action" are

substituted for "petition" for consistency in the revised title and

with other titles of the United States Code. The words "appropriate

equitable relief" are substituted for "such equitable relief as may

be necessary or appropriate" to eliminate unnecessary words.

-End-

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36 USC Sec. 151310 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 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

-HEAD-

Sec. 151310. Immunity of United States Government

-STATUTE-

The United States Government is not liable for any debts,

defaults, acts, or omissions of the corporation. The full faith and

credit of the Government does not extend to any obligation of the

corporation.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1401.)

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HISTORICAL AND REVISION NOTES

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Revised Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)

Section

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151310 36:5207. Oct. 26, 1992, Pub. L.

102-522, title II, Sec. 208,

106 Stat. 3420.

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36 USC Sec. 151311 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 1513 - NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION

-HEAD-

Sec. 151311. Annual report

-STATUTE-

Not later than 4 months after the end of each fiscal year, the

corporation shall submit a report to the appropriate committees of

Congress on the activities of the corporation during the prior

fiscal year, including a complete statement of its receipts,

expenditures, and investments.

-SOURCE-

(Pub. L. 105-225, Aug. 12, 1998, 112 Stat. 1401.)

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HISTORICAL AND REVISION NOTES

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Revised Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)

Section

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151311 36:5206(b). Oct. 26, 1992, Pub. L.

102-522, title II, Sec.

207(b), 106 Stat. 3420.

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The word "proceedings" is omitted for consistency in the revised

title.

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