18 U.S.C. § 3552
AMENDMENTS1990-Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 101-647 inserted at end "The court shall provide a copy of the presentence report to the attorney for the Government to use in collecting an assessment, criminal fine, forfeiture or restitution imposed." 1986-Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 99-646, §7(a)(1), (2), substituted "study shall be" for "study shall take" and inserted ", if the defendant is in custody," after "United States marshal shall".Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 99-646, §7(a)(3), substituted "the court may order the same psychiatric or psychological examination and report thereon as may be ordered under sectionof this title" for "it may order that the defendant undergo a psychiatric or psychological examination and that the court be provided with a written report of the results of the examination pursuant to the provisions of section 4247".
STATUTORY NOTES AND RELATED SUBSIDIARIES
EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1990 AMENDMENT Amendment by Pub. L. 101-647 effective 180 days after Nov. 29, 1990, see section 3631 of Pub. L. 101-647 set out as an Effective Date note under section 3001 of Title 28, Judiciary and Judicial Procedure.
EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1986 AMENDMENT Pub. L. 99-646, §7(b), Nov. 10, 1986, 100 Stat. 3593, provided that: "The amendments made by this section [amending this section] shall take effect on the date of the taking effect of section 3552 of title 18, United States Code [Nov. 1, 1987]."
EFFECTIVE DATESection effective Nov. 1, 1987, and applicable only to offenses committed after the taking effect of this section, see section 235(a)(1) of Pub. L. 98-473 set out as a note under sectionof this title.
USE OF CERTAIN TECHNOLOGY TO FACILITATE CRIMINAL CONDUCT Pub. L. 104-294, title V, §501, Oct. 11, 1996, 110 Stat. 3497, provided that:"(a) INFORMATION.-The Administrative Office of the United States courts shall establish policies and procedures for the inclusion in all presentence reports of information that specifically identifies and describes any use of encryption or scrambling technology that would be relevant to an enhancement under section 3C1.1 (dealing with Obstructing or Impeding the Administration of Justice) of the Sentencing Guidelines or to offense conduct under the Sentencing Guidelines."(b) COMPILING AND REPORT.-The United States Sentencing Commission shall-"(1) compile and analyze any information contained in documentation described in subsection (a) relating to the use of encryption or scrambling technology to facilitate or conceal criminal conduct; and "(2) based on the information compiled and analyzed under paragraph (1), annually report to the Congress on the nature and extent of the use of encryption or scrambling technology to facilitate or conceal criminal conduct."