H.R.2369 - To amend title 36, United States Code, to provide for an additional power for the American Legion under its Federal charter.112th Congress (2011-2012)
Text: H.R.2369 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)
Introduced in House (06/24/2011)
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[Congressional Bills 112th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 2369 Introduced in House (IH)] 112th CONGRESS 1st Session H. R. 2369 To amend title 36, United States Code, to provide for an additional power for the American Legion under its Federal charter. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES June 24, 2011 Mr. Altmire (for himself and Mr. Rooney) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary _______________________________________________________________________ A BILL To amend title 36, United States Code, to provide for an additional power for the American Legion under its Federal charter. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. ADDITIONAL POWER OF AMERICAL LEGION UNDER FEDERAL CHARTER. Section 2104 of title 36, United States Code, is amended-- (1) in paragraph (7), by striking ``and'' at the end; (2) by redesignating paragraph (8) as paragraph (9); and (3) by inserting after paragraph (7) the following new paragraph (8): ``(8) provide guidance and leadership to the individual Departments and Posts, but may not control or otherwise influence the specific activities and conduct of the independent, autonomous Departments and Posts; and''. <all>