Summary: S.2099 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (10/01/1998)

Directs the United States Sentencing Commission to amend the Federal sentencing guidelines to provide: (1) a sentencing enhancement of at least two levels for offenses involving counterfeit bearer obligations of the United States; and (2) an additional sentencing enhancement of at least two levels with respect to any such offense involving the use of a computer printer or a color photocopying machine.

Amends the Federal criminal code to apply the prohibition against falsely making, forging, counterfeiting, or altering any U.S. obligation or security with intent to defraud to attempting to do so.