Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 118.djvu/2090

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118 STAT. 2060 PUBLIC LAW 108–375—OCT. 28, 2004 grant or deny access to the media at memorial or funeral services at the home base and that the policy is consistent in its concern for families. (b) SENSE OF CONGRESS.—It is the sense of Congress that the Department of Defense policy regarding no media coverage of the transfer of the remains of deceased members of the Armed Forces— (1) appropriately protects the privacy of the families and friends of the deceased; and (2) is consistent with United States constitutional guaran tees of freedom of speech and freedom of the press. SEC. 1083. TRANSFER OF HISTORIC F3A–1 BREWSTER CORSAIR AIR CRAFT. (a) AUTHORITY TO CONVEY.—The Secretary of the Navy may convey, without consideration, to Lex Cralley of Princeton Min nesota (in this section referred to as ‘‘transferee’’), all right, title, and interest of the United States in and to a F3A–1 Brewster Corsair aircraft (Bureau Number 04634). The conveyance shall be made by means of a deed of gift. (b) CONDITION OF AIRCRAFT.—The aircraft shall be conveyed under subsection (a) in its current unflyable, ‘‘as is’’ condition. The Secretary is not required to repair or alter the condition of the aircraft before conveying ownership of the aircraft. (c) CONVEYANCE AT NO COST TO THE UNITED STATES.—The conveyance of the aircraft under subsection (a) shall be made at no cost to the United States. Any costs associated with the convey ance and costs of operation and maintenance of the aircraft con veyed shall be borne by the transferee. (d) ADDITIONAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS.—The Secretary may require such additional terms and conditions in connection with a conveyance under this section as the Secretary considers appro priate to protect the interests of the United States. SEC. 1084. TECHNICAL AND CLERICAL AMENDMENTS. (a) CLARIFICATION OF DEFINITION OF ‘‘OPERATIONAL RANGE’’.— Section 101(e)(3) of title 10, United States Code, is amended by striking ‘‘Secretary of Defense’’ and inserting ‘‘Secretary of a mili tary department’’. (b) AMENDMENTS RELATING TO DEFINITION OF CONGRESSIONAL DEFENSE COMMITTEES.—Title 10, United States Code, is amended as follows: (1) Section 2215 is amended— (A) by striking ‘‘(a) CERTIFICATION REQUIRED.—’’; (B) by striking ‘‘congressional committees specified in subsection (b)’’ and inserting ‘‘congressional defense committees’’; and (C) by striking subsection (b). (2) Section 2306b(g) is amended by striking ‘‘Committee on’’ the first place it appears and all that follows through ‘‘House of Representatives’’ and inserting ‘‘congressional defense committees’’. (3) Section 2515(d) is amended— (A) by striking ‘‘(1)’’ before ‘‘The Secretary’’; (B) by striking ‘‘congressional committees specified in paragraph (2)’’ and inserting ‘‘congressional defense committees’’; and (C) by striking paragraph (2).