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  1. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - International agreement

    Joint Action Plan Between Jordan and the United States on Combating Smuggling of Nuclear and Radioactive Material. - Legislation Online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2016-03-01 | INT-2016-IA-105629

    The plan lays out a general framework with clear-cut goals to institutionalize cooperation between concerned Jordanian bodies and similar authorities in the U.S. with the aim of devising a Jordanian response designed to combat the smuggling of nuclear and radioactive materials.

    The plan sets the ground for closer mutual technical cooperation and will contribute to providing the Kingdom with the latest technological equipment. It also aims at building a robust nuclear safety system as the Kingdom has an ambitious program to harness nuclear energy.

  2. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 (P.L. 113-4) (127 STAT. 54). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-03-07 | USA-2013-L-96826

    An Act to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994.

    Title I - Enhancing Judicial and Law Enforcement Tools to Combat Violence Against Women
    Title II - Improving Services for Victims of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking
    Title III - Services, Protection, and Justice for Young Victims of Violence
    Title IV - Violence Reduction Practices
    Title V - Strengthening the Healthcare System's Response to Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking
    Title VI - Save Homes for Victims of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking
    Title VII - Economic Security for Victims of Violence
    Title VIII - Protection of Battered Immigrants
    Title IX - Safety for Indian Women
    Title X - Safer Act
    Title XI - Other Matters
    Title XII - Trafficking Victims Protection
    Subtitle A - Combating International Trafficking in Persons
    Subtitle B - Combating Trafficking in Persons in the United States

  3. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - International agreement

    Traité d'entraide judiciaire en matière pénale entre le Gouvernement de la République algérienne démocratique et populaire et le Gouvernement des Etats-Unis d'Amérique, signé à Alger le 7 avril 2010. - JO du 1er juin 2011

    Adoption: 2010-04-07 | INT-2010-IA-86948

  4. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Uniting and strengthening America by providing appropriate tools required to intercept and obstruct terrorism (USA Patriot Act) Act, 2001 (107-569).

    Adoption: 2001-10-26 | USA-2001-L-60618

    Seeks to deter and punish terrorists acts in the United States and around the world. Parts I and II provide for enhancing domestic security against terrorism as well as surveillance procedures. Part III deals with international money laundering abatement. Section IV provides for enhanced border protection, and Part V for removing obstacles to investigating terrorism. Part VI makes provision for victims of terrorism, public safety officers, and their families. Part VII deals with information sharing for critical infrastructure protection. Part VIII provides for strengthening of criminal law against terrorism; Part IX for improved intelligence. Finally, Part X contains miscellaneous provisions.

  5. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act, 2000 (H.R. 3244)(22 U.S.C. 7103) . - Victims of Trafficking Act and Viloence Protection Act

    Adoption: 2000-10-28 | USA-2000-L-59648

    Provides for measures against trafficking in persons, slavery and involuntary servitude, and reauthorizes certain federal programmes to prevent violence against women. Division A makes provision for protection of trafficking victims; Division B for measures against violence against women. Part I provides for strengthening of law enforcement to reduce violence against women, Part II for strengthening of services to victims of violence, Part III for limiting effects of violence on children, Part IV for strengthening of education and training to combat violence against women, and Part V for support to battered immigrant women.

  6. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Pam Lychner Sexual Offender Tracking and Identification Act of 1996 (Public Law 104-236 [S. 1675]).

    Adoption: 1996-10-03 | USA-1996-L-45800

    Requires persons who have been convicted of a criminal offense against a minor or of a sexually violent offense, or who have been deemed a "sexually violent predator," to register their residence and fingerprints with the FBI or local authorities. The FBI may release such information to the public for the purposes of community notification programmes.

  7. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Antiterrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996.

    Adoption: 1996-04-24 | USA-1996-L-44262

    Contains provisions relating to habeas corpus reform, victims of terrorism restitution, prohibitions on assistance to terrorist states, removal of alien terrorists, and restrictions on nuclear, chemical and biological weapons. Title V amends provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act allowing non-resident aliens to be detained or deported if they have been convicted of certain offences. Title VII provides for the death penalty for persons convicted of terrorist acts which result in death.

  8. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (42 U.S. Code Chapter 110). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1984-10-09 | USA-1984-L-96827

    10401.Short title; purpose.
    10403.Authorization of appropriations.
    10404.Authority of Secretary.
    10405.Allotment of funds.
    10406.Formula grants to States.
    10407.State application.
    10408.Subgrants and uses of funds.
    10409.Grants for Indian tribes.
    10410.National resource centers and training and technical assistance centers.
    10411.Grants to State Domestic Violence Coalitions.
    10412.Specialized services for abused parents and their children.
    10413.National domestic violence hotline grant.
    10414.Domestic Violence Prevention Enhancement and Leadership Through Alliances (DELTA).
    10415 to 10419. Repealed or Omitted.
    10420.Safe havens for children.

  9. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Justice System Improvement (42 U.S. Code Chapter 46). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1979 | USA-1979-L-96828

  10. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act of 1970 (RICO)

    Adoption: 1970 | Date of entry into force: 1970-10-15 | USA-1970-L-31131

    Makes rules in respect of, inter alia, definitions of racketeering activity, prohibited activities, criminal penalties and civil remedies.

  11. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Juvenile Justice Code (A.S.C.A., Title 45). - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1967 | USA-1967-L-98681

    Chapter 01 - General Provisions
    Chapter 02 - Temporary Custody, Detention and Shelter
    Chapter 03 - Petition-Adjudication-Disposition
    Chapter 04 - Relinquishment and Adoption
    Chapter 05 - Juvenile Probation Services
    Chapter 10 - Institutional Facilities and Transfers
    Chapter 11 - Juvenile Parole
    Chapter 15 - Paternity Proceedings
    Chapter 16 - Support Proceedings
    Chapter 20 - Child Protection

  12. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Criminal Justice Code (A.S.C.A., Title 46). - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1967 | USA-1967-L-98682

    Chapter 01 - Criminal Justice Planning
    Chapter 02 - Law Enforcement
    Chapter 05 - General Provisions
    Chapter 06 - Jurisdiction and Venue
    Chapter 08 - Warrant and Arrest
    Chapter 09 - Criminal Extradition
    Chapter 10 - Right to Counsel
    Chapter 12 - Preliminary Examination and Commencement of Action
    Chapter 13 - Mental Competency of Accused
    Chapter 15 - Jury
    Chapter 18 - Village Court Proceedings
    Chapter 19 - General Sentencing Provisions
    Chapter 20 - Restitution to Victims of Crime
    Chapter 21 - Fines
    Chapter 22 - Probation
    Chapter 23 - Imprisonment
    Chapter 24 - Appeals
    Chapter 25 - Prisoners
    Chapter 26 - Offenders Exchange
    Chapter 27 - Parole
    Chapter 28 - Registration of Offenders
    Chapter 31 - General Provisions
    Chapter 32 - Liability
    Chapter 33 - Defense of Justification
    Chapter 34 - Inchoate Offenses
    Chapter 35 - Offenses Against the Person
    Chapter 36 - Sexual Offenses
    Chapter 37 - Prostitution
    Chapter 38 - Offenses Against the Family
    Chapter 39 - Abortion
    Chapter 40 - Robbery, Arson, Burglary and Related Offenses
    Chapter 41 - Stealing and Related Offenses
    Chapter 42 - Weapons
    Chapter 43 - Gambling
    Chapter 44 - Pornography and Related Offenses
    Chapter 45 - Offenses Against Public Order
    Chapter 46 - Offenses Against the Administration of Justice
    Chapter 47 - Offenses Affecting Government
    Chapter 48 - Miscellaneous Offenses
    Chapter 49 - WIC and Food Stamp Related Offenses

  13. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Domestic and Family Violence (A.S.C.A., Title 47). - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1967 | USA-1967-L-98683

    Chapter 01. General Provisions
    Chapter 02. Civil Orders for Protection
    Chapter 03. Family and Children
    Chapter 04. Criminal Violations
    Chapter 05. Criminal Proceedings
    Chapter 06. Law Enforcement
    Chapter 07. Probation and Parole
    Chapter 08. Prevention and Treatment of Domestic Violence

  14. United States of America - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    U.S.C. TITLE 18 - Crimes and Criminal Procedure. - United States Code

    Adoption: 1948-06-25 | USA-1948-L-96805

    I. Crimes - Sec. 1
    II. Criminal Procedure - Sec. 3001
    III. Prisons and Prisoners - Sec. 4001
    IV. Correction of Youthful Offenders - Sec. 5001
    V. Immunity of Witnesses - Sec. 6001

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