Summary: H.R.3572 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.3572. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (10/16/1991)

Amends the Federal criminal code to prohibit, and establish penalties for: (1) employing or inducing a minor to engage in sexually explicit conduct for the purpose of producing any visual depiction of such conduct, intending or knowing that such depiction will be imported into the United States; and (2) knowingly receiving, transporting, distributing, selling, or possessing with intent to transport, sell, or distribute such depiction, with such intent or knowledge.

Repeals the caps on fines for sexual exploitation of children.

Subjects individuals who violate prohibitions against sexual exploitation of children (as under current law) or sexual abuse to a fine or imprisonment for up to ten years, or both, and a fine or from five to 15 years, or both, if such individual has a prior conviction of sexual abuse. Sets forth: (1) analogous provisions with respect to certain activities relating to material involving the sexual exploitation of children (as under current law) or sexual exploitation of minors; and (2) penalties for conspiring and attempting to violate such provisions.

Makes violation of this Act a predicate offense to a violation of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations statute.