United States Code (USC)
Controlled Substances Act
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[Laws in effect as of January 3, 2007
] [CITE: 21USC858]
Section 858. Endangering Human Life While Illegally
Manufacturing a Controlled Substance
Whoever, while manufacturing a controlled substance in violation of this subchapter, or
attempting to do so, or transporting or causing to be transported materials, including chemicals,
to do so, creates a substantial risk of harm to human life shall be fined in accordance with Title
18, or imprisoned not more than 10 years, or both.
(Pub.L. 91-513, Title II, Section 417, as added Pub.L. 100-690, Title VI, Section 6301(a), Nov.
18, 1988, 102 Stat. 4370.)
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