Database of Legislation

Cybercrime
  • Acts against the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability of Computer, Data and Systems

    • • Production/ distribution/ possession of computer misuse tools
      • Illegal access to a computer system
      • Illegal data/ system interference
  • Computer-related acts for personal or financial gain

    • • Fraud
      • Forgery
      • Sending/ controlling sending of SPAM
      • Identity offences
      • Copyright/ trademark violations
  • Computer-related specific acts

    • • Acts causing personal harm
      • Production/distribution/ possession of child sexual abuse materials
      • Solicitation/'grooming' of children
  • Other Offences

    • • Cyber-stalking
Terrorism
  • Offences

    • • Offences related to ICSANT, CPPNM and/or A/CPPNM
      • Offences related to Nuclear Terrorism and Nuclear material
  • Keywords

    • • Nuclear Material / Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Terrorism / Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)
      • Nuclear Security

USC: Title 18 - Crimes and Criminal Procedure

Entry into Force Date:

 

Adoption Date:

2015-06-02

Highlighted articles

Part I - Crimes   Section 1029   Chapter 47  

Part I - Crimes   Section 1030   Chapter 47  

Part I - Crimes   Section 1037   Chapter 47  

Part I - Crimes   Section 2261A   Chapter 110A  

Part I - Crimes   Section 2332i   Chapter 113b  

Part I - Crimes   Section 7   Chapter 1  

Part I - Crimes   Sections 1028, 1028a   Chapter 47  

Part I - Crimes   Sections 2251-2258   Chapter 110  

Part I - Crimes   Sections 2258A-2260A   Chapter 110  

Part I - Crimes   Sections 2319-2320   Chapter 113  

 

UNTOC Articles

  • Organized Crime Convention

  • Article 15: Jurisdiction
  • Trafficking in Persons Protocol

  • Smuggling of Migrants Protocol

  • Firearms Protocol

     

    Cross-Cutting Issues

    • Jurisdiction

      • • Passive principle of nationality (offence committed outside its territory against its nationals)
        • On board an aircraft registered under its laws
        • On board a ship/vessel flying its flag
        • Principle of territoriality (offences committed upon one state’s territory, even if the offender is a foreign citizen)
        • Active principle of nationality (offence committed outside its territory by its nationals)