H. R. 551
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 15, 2019
Mr. Calvert introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To amend title 18, United States Code, to increase the maximum penalty for mail theft.
This Act may be cited as the
Ensuring the Safety of Our Mail Act of 2019.
Increasing the maximum penalty for mail theft
Section 1708 of title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking
not more than five years and inserting
not more than 10 years.