36 U.S. Code § 70701 - Organization

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§ 70701.
(a)Federal Charter.—
Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association (in this chapter, the “corporation”) is a body corporate and politic in the District of Columbia.
(b)Perpetual Existence.—
Except as otherwise provided, the corporation has perpetual existence.

Historical and Revision Notes



Source (U.S. Code)

Source (Statutes at Large)


36:4401 (words before “for the following objects and purposes”).

June 6, 1900, ch. 806, §§ 1 (words before “for the following objects and purposes”), 3, 31 Stat. 662, 663.


This section is substituted for the source provisions for consistency in the revised title and to eliminate executed and unnecessary words. The text of 36:4403 is omitted as executed and obsolete.


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