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84 STAT. 1891

"Chapter 18.-CONGRESSIONAL ASSASSINATION,

KIDNAPING, AND ASSAULT

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"Sec.
* 3.31. ('ongressional assassination, kidnaping, and assault; penalties.
"g 351. Congressional assassination, kidnaping, and assault;

penalties
“(a) Whoever kills any individual who is a Member of Congress
or a Member-of-Congress-elect shall be punished as provided by sec-
tions 1111 and 1112 of this title.

62 Stat. 756. “ (b) Whoever kidnaps any individual designated in subsection (a) 18 USC llll, of this section shall be punished (1) by imprisonment for any term

1112. of years or for life, or (2) by death or imprisonment for any term of years or for life, if death results to such individual.

"(c) Whoever attempts to kill or kidnap any individual designated in subsection (a) of this section shall be punished by imprisonment for any term of years or for life.

"(d) If two or more persons conspire to kill or kidnap any individual designated in subsection (a) of this section and one or more of such persons do any act to effect the object of the conspiracy, each shall be punished (1) by imprisonment for any term of years or for life, or (2) by deatli or imprisonment for any term of years or for life, if death results to such individual.

“(e) Whoever assaults any person designated in subsection (a) of this section shall be fined not more than $5,000, or imprisoned not more than one year, or both; and if personal injury results, shall be fined not more than $10,000, or imprisoned for not more than ten years, or both.

“(f) If Federal investigative or prosecutive jurisdiction is asserted for a violation of this section, such assertion shall suspend the exercise of jurisdiction by a State or local authority, under any applicable State or local law, until Federal action is terminated.

(g) Violations of this section shall be investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Assistance may be requested from any Federal, State, or local agency, including the Army, Navy, and Air Force, any statute, rule, or regulation to the contrary notwithstanding."

SEC. 16. Paragraph (c), subsection (1), section 2516, title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking the word “or” in the last phrase 82 Stat. 217. of the subsection and inserting at the end thereof between the parenthesis and the semicolon "or section 351 (violations with respect to congressional assassination, kidnaping, and assault)".

Sec. 17. The table of contents to part I of title 18, United States Code, is amended by inserting after the following chapter reference: "17. Coins and currency-

331" a new chapter reference as follows: "18. Congressional assassination, kidnapping, and assault....

351" TITLE V-PROTECTION OF THE PRESIDENT Sec. 18. Title 18, United States Code, is amended by adding the 62 Stat. 683; following new section after section 1751 :

79 Stat. 580. "g 1752. Temporary residence of the President (a) It shall be unlawful for any person or group of persons

84 STAT. 1892

“(i) any building or grounds designated by the Secretary of the Treasury as temporary residences of the President or as temporary offices of the President and his staff, or

"(ii) any posted, cordoned off, or otherwise restricted area of a building or grounds where the President is or will be

temporarily visiting, in violation of the regulations governing ingress or egress thereto:

“(2) with intent to impede or disrupt the orderly conduct of Government business or official functions, to engage in disorderly or disruptive conduct in, or within such proximity to, any building or grounds designated in paragraph (1) when, or so that, such conduct, in fact, impedes or disrupts the orderly conduct of Government business or official functions;

"(3) willfully and knowingly to obstruct or impede ingress or egress to or from any building, grounds, or area designated or enumerated in paragraph (1); or

“(4) willfully and knowingly to engage in any act of physical violence against any person or property in any building, grounds, or area designated or enumerated in paragraph (1). "(b) Violation of this section, and attempts or conspiracies to commit such violations, shall be punishable by a fine not exceeding $500 or imprisonment not exceeding six months, or both.

"(c) Violation of this section, and attempts or conspiracies to commit such violations, shall be prosecuted by the United States attorney in the Federal district court having jurisdiction of the place where the offense occurred. "(d) The Secretary of the Treasury is authorized

"(1) to designate by regulations the buildings and grounds which constitute the temporary residences of the President and the temporary offices of the President and his staff, and

“(2) to prescribe regulations governing ingress or egress to such buildings and grounds and to posted, cordoned off, or otherwise restricted areas where the President is or will be temporarily

visiting. "(e) None of the laws of the United States or of the several States and the District of Columbia shall be superseded by this section.".

Sec. 19. Section 3056, title 16, United States Code, is amended by designating the present paragraph as “(a)” and adding a paragraph at the end thereof as follows:

**(b) Whoever knowingly and willfully obstructs, resists, or interferes with an agent of the United States Secret Service engaged in the performance of the protective functions authorized by this section, by the Act of June 6, 1968 (82 Stat. 170), or by section 1752 of title 18, United States Code, shall be fined not more than $300 or imprisoned not more than one year, or both."

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Former
Presidents and
families,
proteotion.
65 Stat. 122;
82 Stat. 1198.
18 USC 3056.

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TITLE 11-WIRET.UP (OMMISSION

82 Stat. 224. 18 USC 2510 note.

Sec. 20. (a) Title III of the Omnibus ('rime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (82 Stat. 211) is amended by striking subsection (g) of section 804 and inserting the following:

**(g) (1) The ('ommission or any duly authorized subcommittee or member thereof may, for the purpose of carrying out the provisions of this title, hold such hearings, sit and act at such times and places, administer such onths, and require by subpena or otherwise the attend ance and testimony of such witnesses and the production of such books, 84 STAT. 1893 Commission or such subcommittee or member may deem advisable. Any menber of the Commission may administer ouths or affirmations to witnesses appearing before the Commission or before such subcommittee or member. Subpenas may be issued under the signature of the Chairman or any duly designated member of the Commission, and may be served by any person designated by the Chairman or such member.

"(2) In the case of contumacy or refusal to obey a subpena issued under subsection (1) by any person who resides, is found. or transacts business within the jurisdiction of any district court of the United States, the district court, at the request of the Chairman of the Comnission, shall have jurisdiction to issue to such person an order requiring such person to appear before the Commission or a subcommittee or member thereof, there to produce evidence if so ordered, or there to give testimony touching the matter under inquiry. Any failure of any such person to obey any such order of the court may be punished by the court as a contempt thereof.

**(3) The Commission shall be 'an agency of the United States' under subsection (1), section 6001, title 18, United States Code for the pur- Ante, p. 926. pose of granting immunity to witnesses.

**(4) Ench department, agency, and instrumentality of the executive branch of the Government, including independent agencies, is authorized and directed to furnish to the Commission, upon request made by the Chairman, on a reimbursable basis or otherwise, such statistical data, reports, and other information as the Commission deems necessary to carry out its functions under this title. The Chairman is further authorized to call upon the departments, agencies, and other offices of the several States, to furnish, on a reimbursable basis or otherwise, such statistical data, reports, and other information as the Commission deems necessary to carry out its functions under this title." (b) Such title is further amended as follows:

(1) in subsection (1) of section 804, strike “one-year" and insert 82 Stat. 224. "two-year”, and

18 USC 2510 (2)'in subsection (k) of section 804, strike "six-year" and insert note. "fifth year": (c) Section 1212 of the Organized Crime Control Act of 1970 is Repeal. hereby repealed.

Approved January 2, 1971.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

HOUSE REPORTS: No, 91-1174 (Comm. on the Judi oiary) and No. 91-1768

(Comm. of Conferenoe).
SENATE REPORT No. 91-1253 (Comm, on the Judioiary).
CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 116 (1970):

June 29, 30, considered and passed House.
Oot. 6, 8, oonsidered and passed Senate, amended.

91st Congress, H. R. 14645

January 5, 1971

An Act

To amend title 18 of the United States Code to prohibit certain uses of like

nesses of the great seal of the United States, and of the seals of the President and Vice President, and to authorize Secret Service protection of visiting heads of foreign states or governments, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 713 Seals of the of title 18, United States Code, is amended to read as follows: U.S., the

President and "§ 713. Use of likenesses of the great seal of the United States,

Vice President. and of the seals of the President and Vice President

Certain us es , "(a) Whoever knowingly displays any printed or other likeness prohibition. of the great seal of the United States, or of the seals of the Presi- 80 Stat. 1525. dent or the Vice President of the United States, or any facsimile 84 Stat. 1940 thereof, in, or in connection with, any advertisement, poster, circular, 84 STAT. 1941 book, pamphlet, or other publication, public meeting, play, motion picture, telecast, or other production, or on any building, monument, or stationery, for the purpose of conveying, or in a manner reasonably calculated to convey, a false impression of sponsorship or approval by the Government of the United States or by any department, agency, or instrumentality thereof, shall be fined not more than $250 or Penalty. imprisoned not more than six months, or both.

*(b) Whoever, except as authorized under regulations promulgated Publication in by the President and published in the Federal Register, knowingly Federal manufactures, reproduces, sells, or purchases for resale, either sepa- Register. rately or appended to any article manufactured or sold, any likeness of the seals of the President or Vice President, or any substantial part thereof, except for manufacture or sale of the article for the official use of the Government of the United States, shall be fined not more than Penalty. $250 or imprisoned not more than six months, or both.

“(c) A violation of subsection (a) or (b) of this section may be Enjoinment enjoined at the suit of the Attorney General upon complaint by any privilege. authorized representative of any department or agency of the United States."

Sec. 2. The analysis of chapter 33 of title 18, United States Code, immediately preceding section 701 of such title, is amended by striking: "713. Use of likenesses of the great seal of the United States." and substituting therefor: "713. Use of likenesses of the great seal of the United States, and of the seals

of the President and Vice President." Sec. 3. The amendments made by this Act shall not make unlawful any preexisting use of the design of the great seal of the United States or of the seals of the President or Vice President of the United States that was lawful on the date of enactment of this Act, until one year after the date of such enactment.

84 STAT. 1941 Foreign heads Sec. 4. Section 3056 of title 18, United States Code, is amended of state, U.S. (1) by adding the following clause after the second clause representatives thereof: "protect the person of a visiting head of a foreign state abroad; Seoret

or foreign government and, at the direction of the President, other Service proteotion. distinguished foreign visitors

to the United States and official rep65 Stat, 122;

resentatives of the United States performing special missions 82 Stat. 1198. abroad;" and 79 Stat, 890, (2) by striking the words “Chief, Deputy Chief, Assistant

Chief" and inserting in lieu thereof "Director, Deputy Director,

Assistant Directors, Assistants to the Director" Sec. 5. Section 3056 of title 18, United States Code, as amended by section 4 of this Act, shall be subject to Reorganization Plan Numbered 26 of 1950 (64 Stat. 1280).

Approved January 5, 1971.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

HOUSE REPORT No. 91–839 (Comm, on the Judiotary).
SENATE REPORT No. 91-1508 (Comm, on the Judioiary).
CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 116 (1970):

Mar. 3, considered and passed House.
Deo. 19, considered and passed Senate, amendod.

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