H.R.1755 - To amend title 36, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the congressional charter of the Disabled American Veterans.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Miller, Jeff [R-FL-1] (Introduced 04/13/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary | Senate - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 114-350|
|Latest Action:||03/18/2016 Became Public Law No: 114-135. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1755 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Public Law No: 114-135 (03/18/2016)
(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the House on November 30, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
(Sec. 1) This bill states that Disabled American Veterans (the corporation) is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes, and includes among its purposes: (1) education of the public about the sacrifices and needs of disabled veterans, and (2) education of disabled veterans about the benefits and resources available to them.
On dissolution or final liquidation of the corporation, any assets remaining after the discharge or satisfactory provision for the discharge of all liabilities shall be transferred to the Department of Veterans Affairs for the care of disabled veterans.