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S.993

One Hundred First Congress of the United States of America

AT THE SECOND SESSION

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday, the twenty-third day of January,

one thousand nine hundred and ninety

An Act

To implement the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production, and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and Their Destruction, by prohibiting certain conduct relating to biological weapons, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. PURPOSE AND INTENT.

SEC. 3. TITLE 18 AMENDMENTS.

`CHAPTER 10--BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS

`Sec. 175. Prohibitions with respect to biological weapons

`Sec. 176. Seizure, forfeiture, and destruction

`Sec. 177. Injunctions

`Sec. 178. Definitions

175.'.

Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Vice President of the United States and

President of the Senate.

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