Whoever, within the special maritime and territorial jurisdiction of the United States, by force and violence, or by intimidation, takes or attempts to take from the person or presence of another anything of value, shall be imprisoned not more than fifteen years.
Based on title 18, U.S.C., 1940 ed., § 463 (Mar. 4, 1909, ch. 321, § 284,35 Stat. 1144).
Words “within the special maritime and territorial jurisdiction of the United States” were added to restrict the place of the offense to those places described in section
451 of title
18, U.S.C., 1940 ed., now section
7 of this title.
Pub. L. 104–217, § 1,Oct. 1, 1996, 110 Stat. 3020, provided that: “This Act [amending section
2119 of this title] may be cited as the ‘Carjacking Correction Act of 1996’.”
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