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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

98 STAT. 2144

PUBLIC LAW 98-473—OCT. 12, 1984

more than $100,000 or an amount equal to twice that which was obtained, demanded, solicited or agreed upon in violation of this subsection, whichever is greater, or both so imprisoned and fined. "(c) Whoever offers, gives, or agrees to give to an agent of an organization or of a State or local government agency, described in subsection (a), anything of value for or because of the recipient's conduct in any transaction or matter or any series of transactions or matters involving $5,000 or more concerning the affairs of such organization or State or local government agency, shall be imprisoned not more than ten years or fined not more than $100,000 or an amount equal to twice that offered, given or agreed to be given, whichever is greater, or both so imprisoned and fined. "(d) For purposes of this section— "(1) 'agent' means a person or organization authorized to act on behalf of another person, organization or a government and, in the case of an organization or a government, includes a servant or employee, a partner, director, officer, manager and representative; "(2) 'organization' means a legal entity, other than a government, established or organized for any purpose, and includes a corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, joint stock company, foundation, institution, trust, society, union, and any other association of persons; "(3) 'government agency' means a subdivision of the executive, legislative, judicial, or other branch of a government, including a department, independent establishment, commission, administration, authority, board, and bureau; or a corporation or other legal entity established by, and subject to control by, a government or governments for execution of a governmental or intergovernmental program; and "(4) 'local' means of or pertaining to a political subdivision within a State.", (b) The analysis at the beginning of chapter 31 of title 18 of the United States Code is amended by adding after the item relating to section 665 the following: "666. Theft or bribery concerning programs receiving Federal funds.". PART D—COUNTERFEITING OF STATE AND CORPORATE SECURITIES

SEC. 1105. (a) Chapter 25 of title 18 of the United States Code is amended by adding the following new sections at the end thereof: Post, p. 2768. 18 USC 511.

"§ 511. Securities of the States and private entities "(a) Whoever makes, utters or possesses a counterfeited security of a State or a political subdivision thereof or of an organization, or whoever makes, utters or possesses a forged security of a State or political subdivision thereof or of an organization, with intent to deceive another person, organization, or government shall be fined not more than $250,000 or imprisoned for not more than ten years, or both. "(b) Whoever makes, receives, possesses, sells or otherwise transfers an implement designed for or particularly suited for making a counterfeit or forged security with the intent that it be so used shall be punished by a fine of not more than $250,000 or by imprisonment for not more than ten years, or both. "(c) For purposes of this section—