IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
April 11, 2013
Mrs. Feinstein(for herself,Mr. Grassley,Mr. Blumenthal,Ms. Heitkamp,Ms. Klobuchar,Mr. Udall of New Mexico, andMr. Wyden) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to theCommittee on the Judiciary
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 redesignatingsubsections (b) and (c)assubsections (c) and (d), respectively; and
insubsection (a), by striking
shalland all that follows and inserting the following: “It shall be
unlawful for any person to manufacture or distribute a controlled substance in
schedule I or II or flunitrazepam or a listed chemical intending, knowing, or
having reasonable cause to believe that such substance or chemical will be
unlawfully imported into the United States or into waters within a distance of
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 113of title 18, United States Code, is amended—
traffics in a drug and knowingly uses a counterfeit mark on or in connection with such drug,
the termdrugmeans a drug, as defined in section 201 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act(21 U.S.C. 321).