Notes on 18 U.S.C. § 3771 : US Code - Notes

Search Notes on 18 U.S.C. § 3771 : US Code - Notes

    (Added Pub. L. 108-405, title I, Sec. 102(a), Oct. 30, 2004, 118
    Stat. 2261; amended Pub. L. 109-248, title II, Sec. 212, July 27,
    2006, 120 Stat. 616; Pub. L. 111-16, Sec. 3(12), May 7, 2009, 123
    Stat. 1608.)


                            REFERENCES IN TEXT                        
      The Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure, referred to in subsec.
    (d)(3), are set out in the Appendix to Title 28, Judiciary and
    Judicial Procedure.
      The date of enactment of this chapter, referred to in subsec.
    (f)(1), is the date of enactment of Pub. L. 108-405, which was
    approved Oct. 30, 2004.



                             PRIOR PROVISIONS                         
      A prior section 3771, acts June 25, 1948, ch. 645, 62 Stat. 846;
    May 24, 1949, ch. 139, Sec. 59, 63 Stat. 98; May 10, 1950, ch. 174,
    Sec. 1, 64 Stat. 158; July 7, 1958, Pub. L. 85-508, Sec. 12(k), 72
    Stat. 348; Mar. 18, 1959, Pub. L. 86-3, Sec. 14(g), 73 Stat. 11;
    Oct. 17, 1968, Pub. L. 90-578, title III, Sec. 301(a)(2), 82 Stat.
    1115, related to procedure to and including verdict, prior to
    repeal by Pub. L. 100-702, title IV, Secs. 404(a), 407, Nov. 19,
    1988, 102 Stat. 4651, 4652, effective Dec. 1, 1988.
      A prior section 3772, acts June 25, 1948, ch. 645, 62 Stat. 846;
    May 24, 1949, ch. 139, Sec. 60, 63 Stat. 98; July 7, 1958, Pub. L.
    85-508, Sec. 12(l), 72 Stat. 348; Mar. 18, 1959, Pub. L. 86-3, Sec.
    14(h), 73 Stat. 11; Oct. 12, 1984, Pub. L. 98-473, title II, Sec.
    206, 98 Stat. 1986, related to procedure after verdict, prior to
    repeal by Pub. L. 100-702, title IV, Secs. 404(a), 407, Nov. 19,
    1988, 102 Stat. 4651, 4652, effective Dec. 1, 1988.

                                AMENDMENTS                            
      2009 - Subsec. (d)(5)(B). Pub. L. 111-16 substituted "14 days"
    for "10 days".
      2006 - Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 109-248 designated existing
    provisions as par. (1), inserted heading, and added par. (2).

                     EFFECTIVE DATE OF 2009 AMENDMENT                 
      Amendment by Pub. L. 111-16 effective Dec. 1, 2009, see section 7
    of Pub. L. 111-16, set out as a note under section 109 of Title 11,
    Bankruptcy.

                       SHORT TITLE OF 2004 AMENDMENT                   
      Pub. L. 108-405, title I, Sec. 101, Oct. 30, 2004, 118 Stat.
    2261, provided that: "This title [enacting this chapter and
    sections 10603d and 10603e of Title 42, The Public Health and
    Welfare, repealing section 10606 of Title 42, and enacting
    provisions set out as a note under this section] may be cited as
    the 'Scott Campbell, Stephanie Roper, Wendy Preston, Louarna
    Gillis, and Nila Lynn Crime Victims' Rights Act'."

      REPORTS ON ASSERTION OF CRIME VICTIMS' RIGHTS IN CRIMINAL CASES  
      Pub. L. 108-405, title I, Sec. 104(a), Oct. 30, 2004, 118 Stat.
    2265, provided that: "Not later than 1 year after the date of
    enactment of this Act [Oct. 30, 2004] and annually thereafter, the
    Administrative Office of the United States Courts, for each Federal
    court, shall report to Congress the number of times that a right
    established in chapter 237 of title 18, United States Code, is
    asserted in a criminal case and the relief requested is denied and,
    with respect to each such denial, the reason for such denial, as
    well as the number of times a mandamus action is brought pursuant
    to chapter 237 of title 18, and the result reached."