18 U.S. Code § 1836 - Civil proceedings to enjoin violations

(a) The Attorney General may, in a civil action, obtain appropriate injunctive relief against any violation of this chapter.
(b) The district courts of the United States shall have exclusive original jurisdiction of civil actions under this section.


(Added Pub. L. 104–294, title I, § 101(a),Oct. 11, 1996, 110 Stat. 3490; amended Pub. L. 107–273, div. B, title IV, § 4002(e)(9),Nov. 2, 2002, 116 Stat. 1810.)

2002—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 107–273, § 4002(e)(9)(A), substituted “this chapter” for “this section”.
Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 107–273, § 4002(e)(9)(B), substituted “this section” for “this subsection”.

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