49 U.S.C. § 46506 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 49. Transportation § 46506. Application of certain criminal laws to acts on aircraft

An individual on an aircraft in the special aircraft jurisdiction of the United States who commits an act that--

(1)  if committed in the special maritime and territorial jurisdiction of the United States (as defined in section 7 of title 18 ) would violate section 113 , 114 , 661, 662, 1111 , 1112 , 1113 , or 2111 or chapter 109A of title 18, shall be fined under title 18, imprisoned under that section or chapter, or both;  or

(2)  if committed in the District of Columbia would violate section 9 of the Act of July 29, 1892 ( D.C. Code § 22-1112 ), shall be fined under title 18, imprisoned under section 9 of the Act, or both.

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