Title: Criminal Code Modernization and Simplification Act of 2013
Subject: Crime and law enforcement
Description: Criminal Code Modernization and Simplification Act of 2013 - Revises and reorganizes the federal criminal code. Incorporates into such code all major federal crimes, including crimes involving national security and terrorism, crimes of violence against federal officials and employees, property crimes, including theft of medical equipment, drug crimes, immigration crimes, transportation-related crimes, sex crimes, regulatory and financial crimes, international law crimes, and crimes involving female genital mutilation. Consolidates civil and criminal forfeiture provisions related to federal crimes. Sets forth uniform definitions and standards, including state of mind requirements, applicable to the entire criminal code. Provides for the punishment of attempts and conspiracies to commit a crime on the same basis as the completed offense, as a general rule.
Session: 113th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Last Action Date: June 20, 2013
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1 sponsors: Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr.;
Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 0% (1 of 435)
|House||Jun 20, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.|
|House||May 7, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Jun 13 2013||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Judiciary
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