IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
To provide the Department of Justice with additional tools to target extraterritorial drug trafficking activity, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as
Transnational Drug Trafficking Act
Possession, manufacture or distribution for purposes of unlawful importations
Section 1009 of the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act (21 U.S.C. 959) is amended—
by redesignating subsections (b) and (c) as subsections (c) and (d), respectively; and
in subsection (a), by striking
shall and all that follows and inserting the following: “It shall be
unlawful for any person to manufacture or distribute a controlled
schedule I or II or flunitrazepam or a listed chemical intending, knowing,
having reasonable cause to believe that such substance or chemical will be
unlawfully imported into the United States or into waters within a
12 miles of the coast of the United States.
It shall be unlawful for any person to manufacture or distribute a listed chemical—
intending or knowing that the listed chemical will be used to manufacture a controlled substance; and
intending, knowing, or having reasonable cause to believe that the controlled substance will be unlawfully imported into the United States.
Trafficking in counterfeit goods or services
Chapter 113 of title 18, United States Code, is amended—
2318(b)(2), by striking
section 2320(e) and inserting
section 2320(f); and
in section 2320—
in subsection (a), by striking paragraph (4) and inserting the following:
traffics in a drug and knowingly uses a counterfeit mark on or in connection with such drug,
(b)(3), in the matter preceding subparagraph (A), by striking
counterfeit drug and inserting
drug that uses a
counterfeit mark on or in connection with the drug; and
in subsection (f), by striking paragraph (6) and inserting the following:
the term drug means a drug, as defined in section 201 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 321).
Passed the Senate December 15, 2014.