36 U.S. Code § 230502 - Organization

§ 230502.
(a)Federal Charter.—
Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc. (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)



May 23, 1986, Pub. L. 99–318, §§ 1, 18, 100 Stat. 474, 477.



In subsection (a), the words “incorporated in New York” are substituted for “organized 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 charter”, for consistency in the revised title.

In subsection (b), the word “restrictions” is omitted as included in “any provision of this chapter”.


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