18 U.S.C. § 1833 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 18. Crimes and Criminal Procedure § 1833. Exceptions to prohibitions

This chapter does not prohibit--

(1)  any otherwise lawful activity conducted by a governmental entity of the United States, a State, or a political subdivision of a State;  or

(2)  the reporting of a suspected violation of law to any governmental entity of the United States, a State, or a political subdivision of a State, if such entity has lawful authority with respect to that violation.


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