18 U.S.C. § 470 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 18. Crimes and Criminal Procedure § 470. Counterfeit acts committed outside the United States

A person who, outside the United States, engages in the act of--

(1)  making, dealing, or possessing any counterfeit obligation or other security of the United States;  or

(2)  making, dealing, or possessing any plate, stone, analog, digital, or electronic image, or other thing, or any part thereof, used to counterfeit such obligation or security,

if such act would constitute a violation of section 471 , 473 , or 474 if committed within the United States, shall be punished as is provided for the like offense within the United States.

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