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NCJ Number: 119272 Find in a Library
Title: Criminal Fine Improvements Act of 1987: Public Law 100-185 (From Contemporary Federal Criminal Practice: Volume 2 of The Comprehensive Crime Control Act of 1984, Appendix F, P 818.129-818.136, 1988, B. James George, Jr., -- See NCJ-119253)
Editor(s): B J George Jr
Date Published: 1988
Page Count: 8
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: Legislative/Regulatory Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Appendix F of Volume 2 contains the full text of the Criminal Fine Improvements Act of 1987, Public Law 100-185, which amends title 18 of the U.S. Code to improve provisions for the imposition and collection of criminal fines.
Abstract: Sections of the Act outline the duties of the Director of the Administrative Office of the United States Courts in relation to fines; establish special assessments; define petty offense; eliminate obsolete provisions; set authorized fines; define imposition of a sentence of fine and revision of modification or remission of a fine; and detail procedures of interim and permanent provision of fines. Additional sections deal with amendments for the collection of fines and receipt of restitution payments by courts.
Main Term(s): Fines
Index Term(s): Criminal Fine Improvements Act-1987; Full text
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