2016 US Code
Title 46 - Shipping
Subtitle III - Maritime Liability
Chapter 311 - Suits Involving Public Vessels
Sec. 31109 - Payment of judgment or settlement

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Citation 46 U.S.C. § 31109 (2016)
Section Name §31109. Payment of judgment or settlement
Section Text

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. Payment shall be made from any money in the Treasury appropriated for the purpose.

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(Pub. L. 109–304, §6(c), Oct. 6, 2006, 120 Stat. 1522.)

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Historical and Revision Notes
Revised

Section

Source (U.S. Code)Source (Statutes at Large)
31109 46 App.:787. Mar. 3, 1925, ch. 428, §7, 43 Stat. 1113.

Reference to an arbitration award is added for consistency with sections 30912 and 31108 of the revised title.

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
CHAPTER 311 - SUITS INVOLVING PUBLIC VESSELS
Sec. 31109 - Payment of judgment or settlement
Contains section 31109
Date 2016
Laws In Effect As Of Date January 6, 2017
Positive Law Yes
Disposition standard
Statutes at Large References 43 Stat. 1113
120 Stat. 1522
Public Law References Public Law 109-304
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