Summary: H.R.4827 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to House with amendment(s) (09/28/2000)

Enhanced Federal Security Act of 2000 - Amends the Federal criminal code to prohibit: (1) entry by false pretenses to any real property, vessel, or aircraft of the United States, or any secure area of an airport; and (2) the transfer or receipt, in interstate or foreign commerce, of a counterfeit police badge, or of a genuine police badge to an individual not authorized to possess it. Makes it a defense to a prosecution under this Act that the badge is used, or intended to be used, exclusively as a memento or in a collection or exhibit, for decorative purposes, for a dramatic presentation, or for any other recreational purpose.

Sets penalties of: (1) a fine, imprisonment for not more five years, or both, if the offense is committed with the intent to commit a felony; or (2) a fine, imprisonment for not more than six months, or both, in any other case.