ABSTRACT

Biological and Chemical Weapons: Criminal Sanctions and Federal Regulations [November 13, 2001]   [open pdf - 50KB]

This CRS report examines domestic and international materials relevant to criminal sanctions attached to the development, production, possession, and use of biological and chemical weapons. It also addresses certain federal regulations associated with the development, production, and transportation of biological agents. More specifically, it reviews general penalties, possession offenses, mailing injurious articles, WMDs and providing material support to terrorists, and acts of terrorism transcending national boarders.

Report Number:
CRS Report for Congress, RS21060
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Date:
2001-11-13
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