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Text of the Title 18 Uniformity Act of 1995

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 13, 1995 but was never passed by the House. The text of the bill below is as of Dec 14, 1995 (Referred to House Committee).

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S 1331 RFH

104th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1331

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

December 14, 1995

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


AN ACT

To adjust and make uniform the dollar amounts used in title 18 to distinguish between grades of offenses, and for other purposes.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ‘Title 18 Uniformity Act of 1995’.

SEC. 2. ADJUSTING AND MAKING UNIFORM THE DOLLAR AMOUNTS USED IN TITLE 18 TO DISTINGUISH BETWEEN GRADES OF OFFENSES.

    (a) Sections 215, 288, 641, 643, 644, 645, 646, 647, 648, 649, 650, 651, 652, 653, 654, 655, 656, 657, 658, 659, 661, 662, 665, 872, 1003, 1025, 1163, 1361, 1707, 1711, and 2113 of title 18, United States Code, are amended by striking ‘$100’ each place it appears and inserting ‘$1,000’.

    (b) Section 510 of title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking ‘$500’ and inserting ‘$1,000’.

SEC. 3. EFFECTIVE DATE.

    This Act and the amendments made by this Act shall apply to sentences imposed on or after the date of enactment of this Act.

Passed the Senate December 13, 1995.

Attest:

KELLY D. JOHNSTON,

Secretary.