18 U.S. Code Part II - CRIMINAL PROCEDURE

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Chap. Sec. 201. General provisions 3001 203. Arrest and commitment 3041 204. Rewards for information concerning terrorist acts and espionage 3071 205. Searches and seizures 3101 206. Pen Registers and Trap and Trace Devices  [1] 3121    So in original. First word only of item should be capitalized. 207. Release and detention pending judicial proceedings 3141 208. Speedy trial 3161 209. Extradition 3181 211. Jurisdiction and venue 3231 212. Military extraterritorial jurisdiction 3261 212A. Extraterritorial jurisdiction over certain trafficking in persons offenses 3271 213. Limitations 3281 215. Grand jury 3321 216. Special grand jury 3331 217. Indictment and information 3361 219. Trial by United States magistrate judges 3401 221. Arraignment, pleas and trial 3431 223. Witnesses and evidence 3481 224. Protection of witnesses 3521 225. Verdict 3531 227. Sentences 3551 228. Death sentence 3591 228A. Post-conviction DNA testing 3600 229. Post-Sentence Administration  [2] 3601    So in original. Does not conform to chapter heading and first word only of item should be capitalized. [231. Repealed.] 232. Miscellaneous Sentencing Provisions  [1] 3661 232A. Special forfeiture of collateral profits of crime 3681 233. Contempts 3691 235. Appeal 3731 237. Crime victims’ rights 3771
Amendments

2006—Pub. L. 109–164, title I, § 103(a)(2),Jan. 10, 2006, 119 Stat. 3563, added item for chapter 212A.
2004—Pub. L. 108–405, title I, § 102(b), title IV, § 411(a)(2),Oct. 30, 2004, 118 Stat. 2264, 2284, added items for chapters 228A and 237.
2000—Pub. L. 106–523, § 2(b),Nov. 22, 2000, 114 Stat. 2492, added item for chapter 212.
1994—Pub. L. 103–359, title VIII, § 803(c)(1),Oct. 14, 1994, 108 Stat. 3439, substituted “terrorist acts and espionage” for “terrorists acts” in item for chapter 204.
Pub. L. 103–322, title VI, § 60002(b),Sept. 13, 1994, 108 Stat. 1968, added item for chapter 228.
1988—Pub. L. 100–702, title IV, § 404(a)(1),Nov. 19, 1988, 102 Stat. 4651, struck out item 237 “Rules of criminal procedure”.
1986—Pub. L. 99–646, § 41(d),Nov. 10, 1986, 100 Stat. 3600, struck out item for chapter 232 “Special forfeiture of collateral profits of crime” and added item for chapter 232A.
Pub. L. 99–508, title III, § 301(b),Oct. 21, 1986, 100 Stat. 1872, added item for chapter 206.
1984—Pub. L. 98–533, title I, § 101(b),Oct. 19, 1984, 98 Stat. 2708, added item for chapter 204.
Pub. L. 98–473, title II, §§ 203(d), 212 (b), 1209(a), 1406 (b),Oct. 12, 1984, 98 Stat. 1985, 2011, 2163, 2176, inserted “and detention pending judicial proceedings” in item for chapter 207, added items for chapters 224, 227, 229, 231, and 232, and struck out items for former chapters 227 “Sentence, judgment, and execution”, 229 “Fines, penalties and forfeitures” and 231 “Probation”.
1975—Pub. L. 93–619, title I, § 102,Jan. 3, 1975, 88 Stat. 2086, added item for chapter 208.
1970—Pub. L. 91–452, title I, § 101(b),Oct. 15, 1970, 84 Stat. 926, added item for chapter 216.
1968—Pub. L. 90–578, title III, § 301(c),Oct. 17, 1968, 82 Stat. 1115, substituted “Trial by United States magistrates” for “Trial by commissioners” in item for chapter 219.
1966—Pub. L. 89–465, § 5(e)(2),June 22, 1966, 80 Stat. 217, substituted “Release” for “Bail” in item for chapter 207.
Change of Name

“United States magistrate judges” substituted for “United States magistrates” in item for chapter 219 pursuant to section 321 ofPub. L. 101–650, set out as a note under section 631 of Title 28, Judiciary and Judicial Procedure.


Footnotes
[1]  So in original. First word only of item should be capitalized.

[2]  So in original. Does not conform to chapter heading and first word only of item should be capitalized.

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18 USCDescription of ChangeSession YearPublic LawStatutes at Large
§ 30562012112-257 [Sec.] 2126 Stat. 2413
§ 34862012112-206 [Sec.] 4(a)126 Stat. 1492
§ 3551nt new2013113-47 [Sec.] 2127 Stat. 572
§ 3663A2012112-186 [Sec.] 6126 Stat. 1430

 

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