The court, in imposing a sentence on a defendant who has been found guilty of an offense described in section
1962 of this title or in title II or III of the Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Act of 1970 shall order, in addition to the sentence that is imposed pursuant to the provisions of section
3551, that the defendant forfeit property to the United States in accordance with the provisions of section
1963 of this title or section 413 of the Comprehensive Drug Abuse and Control Act of 1970.
The Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Act of 1970, referred to in text, is Pub. L. 91–513, Oct. 27, 1970, 84 Stat. 1236, as amended. Title II of this Act, known as the Controlled Substances Act, is classified principally to subchapter I (§ 801 et seq.) of chapter
13 of Title
21, Food and Drugs. Title III of this Act, known as the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act, is classified principally to subchapter II (§ 951 et seq.) of chapter
13 of Title
21. Section 413 of this Act is classified to section
853 of Title
21. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under sections
951 of Title
21 and Tables.
Section effective Nov. 1, 1987, and applicable only to offenses committed after the taking effect of this section, see section 235(a)(1) ofPub. L. 98–473, set out as a note under section
3551 of this title.
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