As used in this chapter-
18 U.S.C. § 3172
AMENDMENTS1984-Par. (2). Pub. L. 98-473 substituted "Class B or C misdemeanor or an infraction" for "petty offense as defined in sectionof this title".
STATUTORY NOTES AND RELATED SUBSIDIARIES
CHANGE OF NAME"United States magistrate judge" substituted for "United States magistrate" in par. (1) pursuant to section 321 of Pub. L. 101-650 set out as a note under sectionof Title 28, Judiciary and Judicial Procedure.
EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1984 AMENDMENT Amendment by Pub. L. 98-473 effective Nov. 1, 1987, and applicable only to offenses committed after the taking effect of such amendment, see section 235(a)(1) of Pub. L. 98-473 set out as an Effective Date note under sectionof this title.