Summary: S.2698 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

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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.