36 U.S. Code § 110102. Organization

(a) Federal Charter.—
Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America, Incorporated (in this chapter, the “corporation”), a nonprofit 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.

Historical and Revision Notes



Source (U.S. Code)

Source (Statutes at Large)



Aug. 21, 1984, Pub. L. 98–391, §§ 1(a), 15 (last sentence), 16, 98 Stat. 1358, 1361.


36:2714 (last sentence).


In subsection (a), the words “a nonprofit corporation incorporated in New York” are substituted for “organized and incorporated as a nonprofit entity under the laws of the State of New York”, and the words “is a federally chartered corporation” are substituted for “is hereby recognized as such and is granted a Federal charter”, for consistency in the revised title and to eliminate unnecessary words.

In subsection (b), the text of 36:2714 (last sentence) is omitted as included in 36:2715. The words “restrictions or” are omitted as unnecessary.