21 USC Sec. 846 01/05/2009
TITLE 21 - FOOD AND DRUGS
CHAPTER 13 - DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION AND CONTROL
SUBCHAPTER I - CONTROL AND ENFORCEMENT
Part D - Offenses and Penalties
Sec. 846. Attempt and conspiracy
Any person who attempts or conspires to commit any offense
defined in this subchapter shall be subject to the same penalties
as those prescribed for the offense, the commission of which was
the object of the attempt or conspiracy.
(Pub. L. 91-513, title II, Sec. 406, Oct. 27, 1970, 84 Stat. 1265;
Pub. L. 100-690, title VI, Sec. 6470(a), Nov. 18, 1988, 102 Stat.
1988 - Pub. L. 100-690 substituted "shall be subject to the same
penalties as those prescribed for the offense" for "is punishable
by imprisonment or fine or both which may not exceed the maximum
punishment prescribed for the offense".