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18 U.S.C. § 1547 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 18. Crimes and Criminal Procedure § 1547. Alternative imprisonment maximum for certain offenses

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Notwithstanding any other provision of this title, the maximum term of imprisonment that may be imposed for an offense under this chapter (other than an offense under section 1545)--

(1)?if committed to facilitate a drug trafficking crime (as defined in 929(a)) is 15 years; ?and

(2)?if committed to facilitate an act of international terrorism (as defined in section 2331) is 20 years.

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