H.R. 12967 (94th): A bill to grant a Federal charter to the National Opportunities Camps.

Introduced:
Apr 01, 1976 (94th Congress, 1975–1976)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee) in a previous session of Congress

This bill was introduced on April 1, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced
Apr 01, 1976
 
Sponsor
Henry Helstoski
Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Related Bills
H.R. 13230 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 13, 1976

 
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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
Committees

House Judiciary

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4/1/1976--Introduced.
Creates a body corporate for charitable purposes to be known as the National Opportunities Camps. States the purposes of such corporation, including to assist in the prevention of delinquency by establishing and operating camps for disadvantaged children and to provide financial assistance to enable disadvantaged children to attend camps other than those operated by the corporation.
Sets forth the powers of such corporation.
Forbids the corporation from making loans to its officers, directors, or employees.
Prohibits such corporation from engaging in political activity.
Requires the corporation to keep correct and complete books and records which shall be available for inspection by any member entitled to vote, or the attorney or agent of such member.
Grants to such corporation the exclusive right to the name "National Opportunities Camps."

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