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Text of the Surplus Property for Veterans Act of 2012

This bill was introduced on July 12, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jul 12, 2012 (Introduced).

Source: GPO

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6114

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 12, 2012

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

A BILL

To amend title 40, United States Code, to grant veterans access to Federal excess and surplus property.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Surplus Property for Veterans Act of 2012.

2.

Veterans access to Federal excess and surplus property

Section 549(c)(3) of title 40, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

in subparagraph (A), by striking ; or and inserting a semicolon;

(2)

in subparagraph (B)—

(A)

in clause (viii), by adding at the end or; and

(B)

by striking clause (x); and

(3)

by adding at the end the following new subparagraph:

(C)

for an organization whose—

(i)

membership comprises substantially veterans (as defined in section 101 of title 38); and

(ii)

representatives are recognized by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs under section 5902 of title 38.

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