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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

98 STAT. 2428

PUBLIC LAW 98-520—OCT. 19, 1984

Public Law 98-520 98th Congress An Act Oct. 19, 1984 [H.R. 2372]

To recognize the organization known as the Navy Wives Clubs of America.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, CHARTER

Corporation. 36 USC 2801.

SECTION 1. Navy Wives Clubs of America, organized and incorporated under the laws of the State of California, is hereby recognized as such and is granted a charter. POWERS

36 USC 2802.

SEC. 2. Navy Wives Clubs of America (hereinafter referred to as the "corporation") shall have only those powers granted to it through its bylaws and articles of incorporation filed in the State or States which it is incorporated and subject to the laws of such State or States. OBJECTS AND PURPOSES OF CORPORATION

36 USC 2803.

SEC. 3. The objects and purposes for which the corporation is organized shall be those provided in its articles of incorporation and also shall be— (1) to support the Constitution of the United States; (2) to promote a friendly relationship between the wives of enlisted men who are serving in the active United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, or the United States Coast Guard or who are serving in the Active Reserves thereof; and (3) to perform such charitable activities as provided by the constitution or bylaws of the corporation. SERVICE OF PROCESS

36 USC 2804.

SEC. 4. With respect to service of process, the corporation shall comply with the laws of the States in which it is incorporated and those States in which it carries on its activities in furtherance of its corporate purposes. MEMBERSHIP

36 USC 2805.

SEC. 5. Eligibility for membership in the corporation and the rights and privileges of members shall be as provided in the bylaws of the corporation. BOARD OF D I R E C TO R S; COMPOSITION; RESPONSIBIUTIES

36 USC 2806.

SEC. 6. The board of directors of the corporation and the responsibilities thereof shall be as provided in the articles of incorporation of the corporation and in conformity with the laws of the State or States in which it is incorporated.