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U.S. Lawr, statutit, ata . todin, tremenni.
THE CRIMINAL CODE
AS AMENDED DURING THE SECOND SESSION
A. CONTAINING A REFERENCE TO ALL LAWS OF A GENERAL NATURE
AND PERMANENT IN CHARACTER HAVING PENAL PROVISIONS NOT
B. EXCERPTS FROM THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES CON-
TAINING PROVISIONS PERTAINING TO CRIMES AND CRIMINAL LAW
C. TABLE SHOWING WHERE REVISED STATUTE SECTIONS CARRIED
INTO THE CRIMINAL CODE APPEAR THEREIN
TABLE OF CHAPTERS AND SECTIONS.
. CHAPTER ONE.
OFFENSES AGAINST THE EXISTENCE OF THE GOVERNMENT.
Sec. 1. Treason.
6. Seditious conspiracy. 2. Punishment of treason.
i 7. Recruiting soldiers or sailors to serve against 3. Misprision of treason.
the United States. 4. Inciting or engaging in rebellion or insurrection. 8. Enlistment to serve against the United States. 5. Criminal correspondence with foreign govern
OFFENSES AGAINST NEUTRALITY.
9. Accepting a foreign commission. 10. Enlisting in foreign service; aliens excepted,
when. 11. Arming vessels against people at peace with
the United States. 12. Jugmenting force of foreign vessel of war. 13. Military expeditions against people at peace
with the United States.
OFFENSES AGAINST THE ELECTIVE FRANCHISE AND CIVIL RIGHTS OF CITIZENS.
Sec. 19. Conspiracy to injure, etc., persons in the exer- 24. Officers of Army or Navy prescribing qualiticise of civil rights.
cations of voters. 20. Depriving citizens of civil rights under color of 25. Officers, etc., of Army or Navy interfering with State laws.
officers of election, etc. 21. ('onspiring to prevent officer from performning 26. Persons disqualified from holding office; when duties.
soldiers, etc., may vote. 22. Unlawful presence of troops at elections. 23. Intimidation of voters by officers, etc., of Army
OFFENSES AGAINST THE OPERATIONS OF THE GOVERNMENT.
Sec. 27. Forgery of letters patent.
10. Unlawfully taking or using papers relating to 28. Forging bids, public records, etc.
claims. 29. Forging deeds, powers of attorney, etc.
41. Persons interested not to act as agents of the 30. Having forged papers in possession.
Government. 31. False acknowledgments.
42. Enticing desertions from the military or naval 32. Falsely pretending to be United States officer. service. 33. False personation of holder of public stock. 43. Enticing away workinen. 34. False demand on fraudulent power of attorner. 41. Injuries to fortifications, harbor defenses, sea 35. Making or presenting false claims.
areas, etc. 36. Embezzling arms, stores, etc.
45. l'nlawfully entering upon military reservation, 37. ('onspiracy to commit offense against the United fort, etc.
States; all parties liable for acts of one. 46. Robbery or larceny of personal property of the 38. Delaving or defrauding captor or claimant, etc., United States. of prize property.
47. Embezzling, stealing, etc., public property. 39. Bribery of United States officer.
Sec. 48. Receivers, etc., of stolen public property. 69. Securing entry of merchandise by false samples, 49. Timber depredations on public lands.
etc. 50. Timber, etc., depredations on Indian and other 70. False certification by consular officer. reservations.
71. Taking seized property from custody of revenue 51. Boxing, etc., timber on public lands for turpen officer. tine, etc.
72. Forging or altering ship’s papers or custom52. Setting fire to timber on public lands."
house documents. 53. Failing to extinguish fires.
73. Forging military bounty-land warrant, etc. 54. Fines to be paid into school fund.
74. Forging, etc., certificate of citizenship. 55. Trespassing on Bull Run National Forest, 75. Engraving, etc., plate for printing or photoOregon.
'graphing, selling, or bringing into United 56. Breaking fence or gate inclosing reserved lands, ! States, etc., certificate of citizenship.
or driving or permitting live stock to enter 76. False personation, etc., in procuring naturalizaupon.
tion. 57. Injuring or removing posts or monuments. 77. Using false certificate of citizenship, or denying 58. Interrupting surveys.
citizenship, etc. 59. Agreement to prevent bids at sale of lands. 78. Using false certificate, etc., as evidence of right 60. Injuries to United States telegraph, etc., lines. to vote, etc. 61. Counterfeiting weather forecasts.
79. Falsely claiming citizenship. 62. Interfering with employees of Bureau of Animal 80. Taking false oath in naturalization proceedings. Industry.
81. Provisions applicable to all courts of naturaliza63. Forgery of certificate of entry.
tion. 64. Concealment or destruction of invoices, etc. i 82. Shanghaiing and falsely inducing person intoxi65. Resisting revenue officer; rescuing or destroy cated to go on vessel prohibited. ing seized property, etc.
83. ('orporations, etc., not to contribute money for 66. Falsely assuming to be a revenue officer,
political elections, etc. 67. Offering presents to revenue officer.
84. Ilunting birds, or taking their eggs from breed68. Admitting merchandise to entry for less than ing grounds, prohibited.
OFFENSES RELATING TO OFFICIAL DUTIES.
Sec. 85. Officer, etc., of the United States guilty of ex- 107. Inspector of steamboats receiving illegal fees. tortion.
108. Pension agent taking fee, etc. 86. Receipting for larger sums than are paid. 109. Officer not to be interested in claims against the 87. Disbursing officer unlawfully converting, etc., United States. public money.
110. Member of Congress, etc., soliciting or accept88. Failure of Treasurer, etc., to safely keep public
ing bribe, etc. money.
111. Offering, etc., Member of ('ongress bribe, etc. 89. ('ustodian of public money failing to safely 112. Member of ('ongress taking consideration for keep, etc.
procuring contract, office, etc.; offering 90. Failure of officer to render accounts, etc.
Member consideration, etc. 91. Failure to deposit as required.
| 113. Member of ('ongress, etc., taking compensation 92. Provisions of the five preceding sections, to
in matters to which United States is a party. whom applicable.
114. Member of Congress not to be interested in con93. Record evidence of embezzlement.
tract. 94. Prima facie evidence.
115. Officer making contracts with Member of ('on95. Evidence of conversion.
gress. 96. Banker, etc., receiving deposit from disbursing 116. ('ontracts to which two preceding sections do officer.
not apply. 97. Embezzlement by internal-revenue officer,etc. 117. United States officer accepting bribe. 98. Officer contracting beyond specific appropria- : 118. Political contributions not to be solicited by tion.
certain officers. 99. Officer of United States court failing to deposit 119. Political contributions not to be received in moneys, etc.
public offices, 100. Receiving loan on deposit from officer of court. 120. Immunity from official proscription. 101. Failure to make returns or reports.
121. Giving money to officials for political purposes 102. Aiding in trading in obscene literature.
prohibited. 103. Collecting and disbursing officers forbidden to ' 122. Penalty for violating provisions of four precedtrade in public property.
ing sections. 104. Certain officers forbidden to purchase, etc., 123. Governmental officer, etc., giving out advance witness, etc., fees.
information respecting crop reports. 105. Falsely certifying, etc., as to record of deeds, i 124. Government officer, etc., knowingly compiling etc.
or issuing false statistics respecting crops. 106. Other false certificates,