Notes on 18 U.S.C. § 2242 : US Code - Notes

Search Notes on 18 U.S.C. § 2242 : US Code - Notes

    (Added Pub. L. 99-646, Sec. 87(b), Nov. 10, 1986, 100 Stat. 3621,
    and Pub. L. 99-654, Sec. 2, Nov. 14, 1986, 100 Stat. 3661; amended
    Pub. L. 103-322, title XXXIII, Sec. 330021(1), Sept. 13, 1994, 108
    Stat. 2150; Pub. L. 109-162, title XI, Sec. 1177(a)(3), Jan. 5,
    2006, 119 Stat. 3125; Pub. L. 109-248, title II, Secs. 205, 207(2),
    July 27, 2006, 120 Stat. 613, 615; Pub. L. 110-161, div. E, title
    V, Sec. 554, Dec. 26, 2007, 121 Stat. 2082.)


                               CODIFICATION                           
      Pub. L. 99-646 and Pub. L. 99-654 added identical sections 2242.



                                AMENDMENTS                            
      2007 - Pub. L. 110-161 substituted "the head of any Federal
    department or agency" for "the Attorney General" in introductory
    provisions.
      2006 - Pub. L. 109-248 inserted comma after "Attorney General" in
    introductory provisions and substituted "and imprisoned for any
    term of years or for life" for ", imprisoned not more than 20
    years, or both" in concluding provisions.
      Pub. L. 109-162 inserted "or in any prison, institution, or
    facility in which persons are held in custody by direction of or
    pursuant to a contract or agreement with the Attorney General"
    after "in a Federal prison," in introductory provisions.
      1994 - Par. (1). Pub. L. 103-322 substituted "kidnapping" for
    "kidnaping".