18 U.S. Code Chapter 21 - CONTEMPTS

Sec. 401. Power of court. 402. Contempts constituting crimes. 403. Protection of the privacy of child victims and child witnesses.

1990—Pub. L. 101–647, title II, § 225(b)(2),Nov. 29, 1990, 104 Stat. 4806, added item 403.
1949—Act May 24, 1949, ch. 139, § 8(a), (b),63 Stat. 90, struck out “CONSTITUTING CRIMES” in chapter heading and substituted “Contempts constituting crimes” for “Criminal contempts” in item 402.

The table below lists the classification updates, since Jan. 3, 2012, for the contained sections. If there are multiple sections, they are presented in section number order (original document order).

The most recent Classification Table update that we have noticed was Tuesday, August 13, 2013

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