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Title 45 Part 507

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Title 45 Part 507

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Title 45Subtitle BChapter VSubchapter B → Part 507


Title 45: Public Welfare


PART 507—PAYMENT


Contents
§507.1   Payments under the War Claims Act of 1948, as amended by Public Law 91-289.
§507.2   Payments to persons under legal disability.
§507.3   Reissuance of awards.

Authority: Sec. 2, Pub. L. 80-896, as amended (50 U.S.C. App. 2001).

Source: 66 FR 49844, Oct. 1, 2001, unless otherwise noted.

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§507.1   Payments under the War Claims Act of 1948, as amended by Public Law 91-289.

(a) Upon a determination by the Commission as to the amount and validity of each claim filed pursuant to section 5(i) and 6(f) of the War Claims Act of 1948, as amended, any award made thereunder will be certified by the Commission to the Secretary of the Treasury for payment out of funds appropriated for this purpose, in favor of the civilian internee or prisoner of war found entitled thereto.

(b) Awards made to survivors of deceased civilian internees or prisoners of war will be certified to the Secretary of the Treasury for payment to the individual member or members of the class or classes of survivors entitled to receive compensation in the full amount of the share to which each survivor is entitled, and if applicable, under the procedure set forth in §507.3, except that as to persons under legal disability, payment will be made as specified in §507.2.

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§507.2   Payments to persons under legal disability.

Any awards or any part of an award payable under sections 5(i) and 6(f) of the Act to any person under legal disability may, in the discretion of the Commission, be certified for payment for the use of the claimant, to the natural or legal guardian, committee, conservator or curator, or if there is no natural or legal guardian, committee, conservator or curator, then, in the discretion of the Commission, to any person, including the spouse of such person, or the Chief Officer of the hospital in which the claimant may be a patient, whom the Commission may determine is charged with the care of the claimant. In the case of a minor, any part of the amount payable may, in the discretion of the Commission, be certified for payment to that minor.

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§507.3   Reissuance of awards.

Upon the death of any claimant entitled to payment of an award, the Commission will cause the award to be canceled and the amount of the award will be redistributed to the survivors of the same class or to members of the next class of eligible survivors, if appropriate, in the order of preference as set forth under the Act.

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