It is the policy of the Federal Government that the use or distribution of illegal drugs in the Nation’s Federal prisons will not be tolerated and that such crimes shall be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.
(b) Sentencing guidelines
Pursuant to its authority under section
994 of title
28, the United States Sentencing Commission shall amend its sentencing guidelines to appropriately enhance the penalty for a person convicted of an offense—
844 of title
21 involving simple possession of a controlled substance within a Federal prison or other Federal detention facility; or
841(b) of title
21 involving the smuggling of a controlled substance into a Federal prison or other Federal detention facility or the distribution or intended distribution of a controlled substance within a Federal prison or other Federal detention facility.
(c) No probation
Notwithstanding any other law, the court shall not sentence a person convicted of an offense described in subsection (b) of this section to probation.
Section is comprised of section 90103 ofPub. L. 103–322. Subsec. (b) ofsection
90103 of Pub. L. 103–322is also listed in a table relating to sentencing guidelines set out under section
994 of Title
28, Judiciary and Judicial Procedure.
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