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Passed House amended (05/21/2002)

Child Sex Crimes Wiretapping Act of 2002 - Amends the Federal criminal code to authorize the interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications in the investigation of: (1) the buying or selling of a child for sexual exploitation; (2) child pornography; (3) felony coercion and enticement to engage in prostitution or other illegal sexual activity; (4) felony transportation of minors to engage in prostitution or other illegal sexual activity (including a felony violation of sexual abuse and sexual exploitation of children provisions if the sexual activity occurred, or was intended to occur, within U.S. special maritime and territorial jurisdiction); and (5) travel with intent to engage in a sexual act with a juvenile.