2016 US Code
Title 46 - Shipping
Subtitle III - Maritime Liability
Chapter 309 - Suits in Admiralty Against the United States
Sec. 30913 - Payment of judgment or settlement

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Citation 46 U.S.C. § 30913 (2016)
Section Name §30913. Payment of judgment or settlement
Section Text

(a) In General.—The proper accounting officer of the United States shall pay a final judgment, arbitration award, or settlement under this chapter on presentation of an authenticated copy.

(b) Source of Payment.—Payment shall be made from an appropriation or fund available specifically for the purpose. If no appropriation or fund is specifically available, there is hereby appropriated, out of money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, an amount sufficient to pay the judgment, award, or settlement.

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(Pub. L. 109–304, §6(c), Oct. 6, 2006, 120 Stat. 1519.)

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Source (U.S. Code)Source (Statutes at Large)
30913 46 App.:748. Mar. 9, 1920, ch. 95, §8, 41 Stat. 527.
Publication Title United States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 46 - SHIPPING
Category Bills and Statutes
Collection United States Code
SuDoc Class Number Y 1.2/5:
Contained Within Title 46 - SHIPPING
Subtitle III - Maritime Liability
Sec. 30913 - Payment of judgment or settlement
Contains section 30913
Date 2016
Laws In Effect As Of Date January 6, 2017
Positive Law Yes
Disposition standard
Statutes at Large References 41 Stat. 527
120 Stat. 1519
Public Law References Public Law 109-304
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