HR 1793

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1793

To amend title 18, United States Code, to deter public corruption, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 5, 2011

Mr. SENSENBRENNER (for himself and Mr. WEINER) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To amend title 18, United States Code, to deter public corruption, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. APPLICATION OF MAIL AND WIRE FRAUD STATUTES TO LICENCES AND OTHER INTANGIBLE RIGHTS.

SEC. 3. VENUE FOR FEDERAL OFFENSES.

SEC. 4. THEFT OR BRIBERY CONCERNING PROGRAMS RECEIVING FEDERAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 5. PENALTY FOR SECTION 641 VIOLATIONS.

SEC. 6. BRIBERY AND GRAFT.

SEC. 7. ADDITION OF DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA TO THEFT OF PUBLIC MONEY OFFENSE.

SEC. 8. CLARIFICATION OF CRIME OF ILLEGAL GRATUITIES.

SEC. 9. CLARIFICATION OF DEFINITION OF `OFFICIAL ACT'.

SEC. 10. AMENDMENT OF THE SENTENCING GUIDELINES RELATING TO CERTAIN CRIMES.

SEC. 11. EXTENSION OF STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS FOR SERIOUS PUBLIC CORRUPTION OFFENSES.

`Sec. 3302. Corruption offenses

SEC. 12. INCREASE OF MAXIMUM PENALTIES FOR CERTAIN PUBLIC CORRUPTION RELATED OFFENSES.

SEC. 13. ADDITIONAL RICO PREDICATES.

SEC. 14. ADDITIONAL WIRETAP PREDICATES.

SEC. 15. EXPANDING VENUE FOR PERJURY AND OBSTRUCTION OF JUSTICE PROCEEDINGS.

`Sec. 1624. Venue

SEC. 16. PROHIBITION ON UNDISCLOSED SELF-DEALING BY PUBLIC OFFICIALS.

`Sec. 1346A. Undisclosed self-dealing by public officials

SEC. 17. DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION IN COMPLAINTS AGAINST JUDGES.

SEC. 18. CLARIFICATION OF EXEMPTION IN CERTAIN BRIBERY OFFENSES.

SEC. 19. CERTIFICATIONS REGARDING APPEALS BY UNITED STATES.

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