Antiterrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996: Public Law 104-132

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DIANE Publishing, Apr 1, 1998 - 104 pages
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The complete text of P.L. 104-132 -- the Antiterrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996, which was intended to deter terrorism, and provide justice for victims for an effective death penalty. Includes: Habeas Corpus reform; justice for victims (mandatory victim restitution, assistance to victims of terrorism); international terrorism prohibitions; terrorist and criminal alien removal and exclusion (asylum procedures); nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons restrictions; implementation of plastic explosives convention; criminal law modifications to counter terrorism (crimes and penalties, criminal procedures); and assistance to law enforcement.

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Page 1307 - Senate, and shall be compensated at the rate provided for level IV of the Executive Schedule under section 5315 of title 5, United States Code.
Page 1218 - An application for a writ of habeas corpus in behalf of a person in custody pursuant to the judgment of a State court shall not be granted unless it appears that the applicant...
Page 1218 - In a habeas corpus proceeding in which the detention complained of arises out of process issued by a state court, an appeal by the applicant for the writ may not proceed unless a district or a circuit judge issues a certificate of probable cause.
Page 1261 - A subpoena may also command the person to whom it is directed...
Page 1299 - If the victim of an offense under subsection (a) is an internationally protected person, the United States may exercise jurisdiction over the offense if the alleged offender is present within the United States, irrespective of the place where the offense was committed or the nationality of the victim or the alleged offender.
Page 1257 - Secretary of the Treasury shall instruct the United States Executive Director of each international financial institution to use the voice and vote...
Page 1305 - Pursuant to its authority under section 994(p) of title 28, United States Code, and in accordance with this section, the United States Sentencing Commission...
Page 1284 - USC 262 note. maintain a list of each biological agent that has the potential to pose a severe threat to public health and safety.
Page 1256 - ... to provide such military equipment. This section applies with respect to lethal military equipment provided under a contract entered into after October 1, 1997.
Page 1241 - (5) not otherwise encompassed in paragraph (2) above, in which money damages are sought against a foreign state for personal injury or death, or damage to or loss of property, occurring in the United States and caused by the tortious act or omission of that foreign state or of any official or employee of that foreign state while acting within the scope of his office or employment...

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