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Reported to House without amendment (12/05/2011)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Authorizes the American Legion under its federal charter to provide guidance and leadership to the individual Departments and Posts. Prohibits it from controlling or otherwise influencing the specific activities and conduct of independent, autonomous Departments and Posts.