18 U.S. Code CHAPTER 223— WITNESSES AND EVIDENCE

  1. § 3481. Competency of accused
  2. § 3482. Evidence and witnesses—(Rule)
  3. § 3483. Indigent defendants, process to produce evidence—(Rule)
  4. § 3484. Subpoenas—(Rule)
  5. § 3485. Expert witnesses—(Rule)
  6. § 3486. Administrative subpoenas
  7. [§ 3486A. Repealed. Pub. L. 106–544, § 5(b)(3), Dec. 19, 2000, 114 Stat. 2718]
  8. § 3487. Refusal to pay as evidence of embezzlement
  9. § 3488. Intoxicating liquor in Indian country as evidence of unlawful introduction
  10. § 3489. Discovery and inspection—(Rule)
  11. § 3490. Official record or entry—(Rule)
  12. § 3491. Foreign documents
  13. § 3492. Commission to consular officers to authenticate foreign documents
  14. § 3493. Deposition to authenticate foreign documents
  15. § 3494. Certification of genuineness of foreign document
  16. § 3495. Fees and expenses of consuls, counsel, interpreters and witnesses
  17. § 3496. Regulations by President as to commissions, fees of witnesses, counsel and interpreters
  18. § 3497. Account as evidence of embezzlement
  19. § 3498. Depositions—(Rule)
  20. § 3499. Contempt of court by witness—(Rule)
  21. § 3500. Demands for production of statements and reports of witnesses
  22. § 3501. Admissibility of confessions
  23. § 3502. Admissibility in evidence of eye witness testimony
  24. [§ 3503. Repealed. Pub. L. 107–273, div. B, title IV, § 4002(c)(3)(A), Nov. 2, 2002, 116 Stat. 1809]
  25. § 3504. Litigation concerning sources of evidence
  26. § 3505. Foreign records of regularly conducted ac­tivity
  27. § 3506. Service of papers filed in opposition to official request by United States to foreign government for criminal evidence
  28. § 3507. Special master at foreign deposition
  29. § 3508. Custody and return of foreign witnesses
  30. § 3509. Child victims’ and child witnesses’ rights
  31. § 3510. Rights of victims to attend and observe trial
  32. § 3511. Judicial review of requests for information
  33. § 3512. Foreign requests for assistance in criminal investigations and prosecutions
Amendments

2009—Pub. L. 111–79, § 2(5), Oct. 19, 2009, 123 Stat. 2089, added item 3512.

2006—Pub. L. 109–177, title I, § 115(1), Mar. 9, 2006, 120 Stat. 211, added item 3511.

2002—Pub. L. 107–273, div. B, title IV, § 4002(c)(3)(B), Nov. 2, 2002, 116 Stat. 1809, struck out item 3503 “Depositions to preserve testimony”.

2000—Pub. L. 106–544, § 5(b)(2), (3), Dec. 19, 2000, 114 Stat. 2718, struck out “in Federal health care investigations” after “subpoenas” in item 3486 and struck out item 3486A “Administrative subpoenas in cases involving child abuse and child sexual exploitation”.

1998—Pub. L. 105–314, title VI, § 606(b), Oct. 30, 1998, 112 Stat. 2985, added items 3486 and 3486A and struck out former item 3486 “Authorized investigative demand procedures”.

1997—Pub. L. 105–6, § 2(b), Mar. 19, 1997, 111 Stat. 12, added item 3510.

1996—Pub. L. 104–294, title VI, § 604(a)(4), Oct. 11, 1996, 110 Stat. 3506, substituted “victims’ ” for “Victims’ ” in item 3509.

Pub. L. 104–191, title II, § 248(b), Aug. 21, 1996, 110 Stat. 2019, added item 3486.

1994—Pub. L. 103–322, title XXXIII, § 330002(j), Sept. 13, 1994, 108 Stat. 2140, added item 3509.

1988—Pub. L. 100–690, title VI, § 6484(b), Nov. 18, 1988, 102 Stat. 4384, added item 3508.

1984—Pub. L. 98–473, title II, § 1217(b), Oct. 12, 1984, 98 Stat. 2166, added items 3505, 3506, and 3507.

1970—Pub. L. 91–452, title II, § 228(b), title VI, § 601(b), title VII, § 702(b), Oct. 15, 1970, 84 Stat. 930, 935, 936, added items 3503 and 3504, and struck out item 3486 “Compelled testimony tending to incriminate witnesses; immunity”.

1968—Pub. L. 90–351, title II, § 701(b), June 19, 1968, 82 Stat. 211, added items 3501 and 3502.

1957—Pub. L. 85–269, Sept. 2, 1957, 71 Stat. 596, added item 3500.

1954—Act Aug. 20, 1954, ch. 769, § 2, 68 Stat. 746, rephrased item 3486.

Protected Facilities for Housing Government Witnesses

Pub. L. 91–452, title V, §§ 501–504, Oct. 15, 1970, 84 Stat. 933, which authorized the Attorney General to provide for the security of Government witnesses and the families of Government witnesses in legal proceedings against any person alleged to have participated in an organized criminal activity, was repealed by Pub. L. 98–473, title II, § 1209(b), Oct. 12, 1984, 98 Stat. 2163, effective Oct. 1, 1984.