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    18 USC Sec. 2339D                                           01/05/2009

EXPCITE

    TITLE 18 - CRIMES AND CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
    PART I - CRIMES
    CHAPTER 113B - TERRORISM

HEAD

    Sec. 2339D. Receiving military-type training from a foreign
      terrorist organization

STATUTE

      (a) Offense. - Whoever knowingly receives military-type training
    from or on behalf of any organization designated at the time of the
    training by the Secretary of State under section 219(a)(1) of the
    Immigration and Nationality Act as a foreign terrorist organization
    shall be fined under this title or imprisoned for ten years, or
    both. To violate this subsection, a person must have knowledge that
    the organization is a designated terrorist organization (as defined
    in subsection (c)(4)), that the organization has engaged or engages
    in terrorist activity (as defined in section 212 of the Immigration
    and Nationality Act), or that the organization has engaged or
    engages in terrorism (as defined in section 140(d)(2) of the
    Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1988 and 1989).
      (b) Extraterritorial Jurisdiction. - There is extraterritorial
    Federal jurisdiction over an offense under this section. There is
    jurisdiction over an offense under subsection (a) if -
        (1) an offender is a national of the United States (as defined
      in (!1) 101(a)(22) of the Immigration and Nationality Act) or an
      alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the United
      States (as defined in section 101(a)(20) of the Immigration and
      Nationality Act);
        (2) an offender is a stateless person whose habitual residence
      is in the United States;
        (3) after the conduct required for the offense occurs an
      offender is brought into or found in the United States, even if
      the conduct required for the offense occurs outside the United
      States;
        (4) the offense occurs in whole or in part within the United
      States;
        (5) the offense occurs in or affects interstate or foreign
      commerce; or
        (6) an offender aids or abets any person over whom jurisdiction
      exists under this paragraph in committing an offense under
      subsection (a) or conspires with any person over whom
      jurisdiction exists under this paragraph to commit an offense
      under subsection (a).
      (c) Definitions. - As used in this section -
        (1) the term "military-type training" includes training in
      means or methods that can cause death or serious bodily injury,
      destroy or damage property, or disrupt services to critical
      infrastructure, or training on the use, storage, production, or
      assembly of any explosive, firearm or other weapon, including any
      weapon of mass destruction (as defined in section 2232a(c)(2)
      (!2));
        (2) the term "serious bodily injury" has the meaning given that
      term in section 1365(h)(3);
        (3) the term "critical infrastructure" means systems and assets
      vital to national defense, national security, economic security,
      public health or safety including both regional and national
      infrastructure. Critical infrastructure may be publicly or
      privately owned; examples of critical infrastructure include gas
      and oil production, storage, or delivery systems, water supply
      systems, telecommunications networks, electrical power generation
      or delivery systems, financing and banking systems, emergency
      services (including medical, police, fire, and rescue services),
      and transportation systems and services (including highways, mass
      transit, airlines, and airports); and
        (4) the term "foreign terrorist organization" means an
      organization designated as a terrorist organization under section
      219(a)(1) of the Immigration and Nationality Act.

SOURCE

    (Added Pub. L. 108-458, title VI, Sec. 6602, Dec. 17, 2004, 118
    Stat. 3761.)

REFERENCES IN TEXT

      Sections 101, 212, and 219 of the Immigration and Nationality
    Act, referred to in subsecs. (a), (b)(1), and (c)(4), are
    classified to sections 1101, 1182, and 1189, respectively, of Title
    8, Aliens and Nationality.
      Section 140(d)(2) of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act,
    Fiscal Years 1988 and 1989, referred to in subsec. (a), is
    classified to section 2656f(d)(2) of Title 22, Foreign Relations
    and Intercourse.

FOOTNOTE

    (!1) So in original. The word "section" probably should appear after
         "in".
    (!2) So in original. Probably should be section "2332a(c)(2)".
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