10 U.S.C. § 2580 - Donation of excess chapel property

Cite as:10 U.S.C. § 2580
Currency:Current through P.L. 116-91 (12/19/2019)

(a) AUTHORITY TO DONATE.-The Secretary of a military department may donate personal property specified in subsection (b) to an organization described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 that is a religious organization in order to assist the organization in restoring or replacing property of the organization that has been damaged or destroyed as a result of an act of arson or terrorism, as determined pursuant to procedures prescribed by the Secretary of Defense.


(1) The property authorized to be donated under subsection (a) is furniture and other personal property that-

(A) is in, or was formerly in, a chapel under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of a military department and closed or being closed; and

(B) is determined by the Secretary to be excess to the requirements of the armed forces.

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