The United States shall not be liable in any action relating to property transferred under this section if such action is based on an act or omission occurring after the transfer.
19 U.S. Code § 1616a. Disposition of forfeited property
1989—Subsec. (c)(1)(B). Pub. L. 101–207, § 3(e)(1), amended subpar. (B) generally. Prior to amendment, subpar. (B) read as follows: “Transfer any of the property to any—
“(i) other Federal agency; or
“(ii) State or local law enforcement agency that participated directly or indirectly in the seizure or forfeiture of the property.”
Subsec. (c)(3). Pub. L. 101–207, § 3(e)(2), added par. (3).
1988—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 100–690 amended subsec. (c) generally. Prior to amendment, subsec. (c) read as follows: “The Secretary of the Treasury may transfer any property forfeited under this chapter to any other Federal agency or to any State or local law enforcement agency which participated directly in the seizure or forfeiture of the property.”