Notes on 8 U.S.C. § 1325 : US Code - Notes

Search Notes on 8 U.S.C. § 1325 : US Code - Notes

    (June 27, 1952, ch. 477, title II, ch. 8, Sec. 275, 66 Stat. 229;
    Pub. L. 99-639, Sec. 2(d), Nov. 10, 1986, 100 Stat. 3542; Pub. L.
    101-649, title I, Sec. 121(b)(3), title V, Sec. 543(b)(2), Nov. 29,
    1990, 104 Stat. 4994, 5059; Pub. L. 102-232, title III, Sec.
    306(c)(3), Dec. 12, 1991, 105 Stat. 1752; Pub. L. 104-208, div. C,
    title I, Sec. 105(a), Sept. 30, 1996, 110 Stat. 3009-556.)



                                AMENDMENTS                            
      1996 - Subsecs. (b) to (d). Pub. L. 104-208 added subsec. (b) and
    redesignated former subsecs. (b) and (c) as (c) and (d),
    respectively.
      1991 - Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 102-232 substituted "fined under
    title 18" for "fined not more than $2,000 (or, if greater, the
    amount provided under title 18)".
      1990 - Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 101-649, Sec. 543(b)(2), inserted "or
    attempts to enter" after "(1) enters" and "attempts to enter or"
    after "or (3)", and substituted "shall, for the first commission of
    any such offense, be fined not more than $2,000 (or, if greater,
    the amount provided under title 18) or imprisoned not more than 6
    months, or both, and, for a subsequent commission of any such
    offense, be fined under title 18, or imprisoned not more than 2
    years" for "shall, for the first commission of any such offenses,
    be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof be punished
    by imprisonment for not more than six months, or by a fine of not
    more than $500, or by both, and for a subsequent commission of any
    such offenses shall be guilty of a felony and upon conviction
    thereof shall be punished by imprisonment for not more than two
    years, or by a fine of not more than $1,000".
      Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 101-649, Sec. 121(b)(3), added subsec. (c).
      1986 - Pub. L. 99-639 designated existing provisions as subsec.
    (a) and added subsec. (b).

                     EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1996 AMENDMENT                 
      Section 105(b) of div. C of Pub. L. 104-208 provided that: "The
    amendments made by subsection (a) [amending this section] shall
    apply to illegal entries or attempts to enter occurring on or after
    the first day of the sixth month beginning after the date of the
    enactment of this Act [Sept. 30, 1996]."

                     EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1991 AMENDMENT                 
      Amendment by Pub. L. 102-232 effective as if included in the
    enactment of the Immigration Act of 1990, Pub. L. 101-649, see
    section 310(1) of Pub. L. 102-232, set out as a note under section
    1101 of this title.

                     EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1990 AMENDMENT                 
      Amendment by section 121(b)(3) of Pub. L. 101-649 effective Oct.
    1, 1991, and applicable beginning with fiscal year 1992, see
    section 161(a) of Pub. L. 101-649, set out as a note under section
    1101 of this title.
      Amendment by section 543(b)(2) of Pub. L. 101-649 applicable to
    actions taken after Nov. 29, 1990, see section 543(c) of Pub. L.
    101-649, set out as a note under section 1221 of this title.



    ABOLITION OF IMMIGRATION AND NATURALIZATION SERVICE AND TRANSFER OF
                                 FUNCTIONS
      For abolition of Immigration and Naturalization Service, transfer
    of functions, and treatment of related references, see note set out
    under section 1551 of this title.