S.2698 - A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, so as to impose mandatory minimum terms with respect to certain offenses.94th Congress (1975-1976)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Kennedy, Edward M. [D-MA] (Introduced 11/20/1975)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/20/1975 Referred to Senate Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2698 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (11/20/1975)
Requires the imposition of mandatory sentences of not less than two years for specified cases of burglary and aggravated assault convictions under present Federal statutes.
Requires a mandatory sentence of not less than two years and which may be up to life imprisonment for specified cases of second degree murder convictions.
Requires a mandatory sentence of not less than two years for convictions to crimes involving the use of a firearm.
Specifies mandatory sentences for crimes involving heroin.
Increases the sentences of repeated Federal offenders.