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NCJ Number: 119248 Find in a Library
Title: Miscellaneous Offenses and Related Regulations (From The Comprehensive Crime Control Act of 1984: Contemporary Federal Criminal Practice, V 1, P 373-403, 1988, B. James George, Jr. -- See NCJ-119239)
Author(s): B J George Jr
Date Published: 1988
Page Count: 31
Sponsoring Agency: Prentice Hall Law and Business
Clifton, NJ 07013
Sale Source: Prentice Hall Law and Business
855 Valley Road
Clifton, NJ 07013
United States of America
Type: Legislation/Policy Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This chapter identifies a variety of criminal offenses and related penalties and regulations found in the Federal Comprehensive Crime Control Act of 1984.
Abstract: One category of offense is labor racketeering, including labor bribery or pay offs and provisions for disqualifying those convicted of certain felonies from holding offices in labor organizations or being employed by labor pension benefit plans. Another category of offenses includes currency and foreign transaction reporting, with emphasis on increased enforcement and penalties. Other categories of offenses include pornography (including child pornography), and crimes, such as the possession of contraband in prison, that affect the administration of criminal justice. Still other offenses include trafficking in human organs and Federal officials serving as agents of foreign powers. 222 footnotes.
Main Term(s): Offense classification
Index Term(s): Crime Control Act of 1984; Crime seriousness measures
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