Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 110 Part 2.djvu/129

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PUBLIC LAW 104-132—APR. 24, 1996 110 STAT. 1303 SEC. 730. DIRECTIONS TO SENTENCING COMMISSION. 28 USC 994 note. The United States Sentencing Commission shall forthwith, in accordance with the procedures set forth in section 21(a) of the Sentencing Act of 1987, as though the authority under that section had not expired, amend the sentencing guidelines so that the chapter 3 adjustment relating to international terrorism only applies to Federal crimes of terrorism, as defined in section 2332b(g) of title 18, United States Code. SEC. 731. EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN TYPES OF INFORMATION FROM DEFINITIONS. Section 2510 of title 18, United States Code, is amended— (1) in paragraph (12)— (A) by striking "or" at the end of subparagraph (B); (B) by adding "or" at the end of subparagraph (C); and (C) by adding at the end the following new subparagraph: "(D) electronic funds transfer information stored by a financial institution in a communications system used for the electronic storage and transfer of funds;"; and (2) in paragraph (16)— (A) by adding "or" at the end of subparagraph (D); (B) by striking "or" at the end of subparagraph (E); and (C) by striking subparagraph (F). SEC. 732. MARKING, RENDERING INERT, AND LICENSING OF EXPLO- 18 USC 841 note. SIVE MATERIALS. (a) STUDY.— (1) IN GENERAL.— Not later than 12 months after the date of enactment of this Act, the Secretary of the Treasury (referred to in this section as the "Secretary") shall conduct a study of— (A) the tagging of explosive materials for purposes of detection and identification; (B) the feasibility and practicability of rendering common chemicals used to manufacture explosive materials inert; (C) the feasibility and practicability of imposing controls on certain precursor chemicals used to manufacture explosive materials; and (D) State licensing requirements for the purchase and use of commercial high explosives, including— (i) detonators; (ii) detonating cords; (iii) dynamite; (iv) water gel; (v) emulsion; (vi) blasting agents; and (vii) boosters. (2) EXCLUSION.— No study conducted under this subsection or regulation proposed under subsection (e) shall include black or smokeless powder among the explosive materials considered. (b) CONSULTATION. — (1) IN GENERAL. —In conducting the study under subsection (a), the Secretary shall consult with— 29-194O-96 -5:QL3Part2