United States Code (USC)
Controlled Substances Act
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[Laws in effect as of January 3, 2007]
Section 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, Section 406, Oct. 27, 1970, 84 Stat. 1265, amended Pub.L. 100-690,
Title VI, Section 6470(a), Nov. 18, 1988, 102 Stat. 4377.)
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''.
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