about the existence or contents of that subpoena or information that has been furnished in response to that subpoena, shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than one year, or both.
with intent to obstruct a judicial proceeding, directly or indirectly notifies any other person about the existence or contents of a subpoena for records of that person engaged in such business or information that has been furnished to a Federal grand jury in response to that subpoena, shall be fined as provided by this title or imprisoned not more than 5 years, or both.
1 So in original. Probably should be followed by "of 1978".
2 See References in Text note below.
18 U.S.C. § 1510
REFERENCES IN TEXTThe National Security Act of 1947, referred to in subsec. (e), is act July 26, 1947, ch. 343, 61 Stat. 495, which was formerly classified principally to chapter 15 (§401 et seq.) of Title 50, War and National Defense, prior to editorial reclassification in chapter 44 (§3001 et seq.) of Title 50. Section 802 of this Act is now classified to sectionof Title 50. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Tables.
AMENDMENTS2010-Subsec. (b)(1). Pub. L. 111-148, §10606(d)(1)(A), struck out "to the grand jury" after "has been furnished".Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 111-148, §10606(d)(1)(B)(ii), struck out "to the grand jury" after "has been furnished" in concluding provisions.Subsec. (b)(2)(A). Pub. L. 111-148, §10606(d)(1)(B)(i), substituted "subpoena for records" for "grand jury subpoena". 2006-Subsec. (e). Pub. L. 109-177 added subsec. (e).1996-Subsec. (b)(3)(B). Pub. L. 104-191 which directed the insertion of "or a Department of Justice subpoena (issued under sectionof title 18)," after "subpoena", was executed by making the insertion after "subpoena" the second place it appeared to reflect the probable intent of Congress.1994-Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 103-322, §330016(1)(K), substituted "fined under this title" for "fined not more than $5,000".Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 103-322, §320604(c), added subsec. (d). 1992-Subsec. (b)(3)(B)(i). Pub. L. 102-550 substituted "1344, 1956, 1957, or chapter 53 of title 31" for "or 1344".1989-Subsecs. (b), (c). Pub. L. 101-73 added subsec. (b) and redesignated former subsec. (b) as (c).1982-Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 97-291 struck out ", misrepresentation, intimidation, or force or threats thereof" after "bribery", and struck out provision applying the penalties provided by this subsection to whoever injured any person in his person or property on account of the giving by such person or any other person of any information relating to a violation of any criminal statute of the United States to any criminal investigator.
STATUTORY NOTES AND RELATED SUBSIDIARIES
EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1982 AMENDMENT Amendment by Pub. L. 97-291 effective Oct. 12, 1982, see section 9(a) of Pub. L. 97-291 set out as an Effective Date note under sectionof this title.