PUBLIC LAW 109–476—JAN. 12, 2007
120 STAT. 3571
joint stock company, trust, or corporation, or authorized representative of such customer, to whom the covered entity provides a product or service. ‘‘(4) IP-ENABLED VOICE SERVICE.—The term ‘IP-enabled voice service’ means the provision of real-time voice communications offered to the public, or such class of users as to be effectively available to the public, transmitted through customer premises equipment using TCP/IP protocol, or a successor protocol, (whether part of a bundle of services or separately) with interconnection capability such that the service can originate traffic to, or terminate traffic from, the public switched telephone network, or a successor network.’’. (b) CHAPTER ANALYSIS.—The table of sections for chapter 47 of title 18, United States Code, is amended by adding after the item relating to section 1038 the following: ‘‘1039. Fraud and related activity in connection with obtaining confidential phone records information of a covered entity.’’. SEC. 4. SENTENCING GUIDELINES.
28 USC 994 note.
(a) REVIEW AND AMENDMENT.—Not later than 180 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the United States Sentencing Commission, pursuant to its authority under section 994 of title 28, United States Code, and in accordance with this section, shall review and, if appropriate, amend the Federal sentencing guidelines and policy statements applicable to persons convicted of any offense under section 1039 of title 18, United States Code. (b) AUTHORIZATION.—The United States Sentencing Commission may amend the Federal sentencing guidelines in accordance with the procedures set forth in section 21(a) of the Sentencing Act of 1987 (28 U.S.C. 994 note) as though the authority under that section had not expired.
Approved January 12, 2007.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 4709: HOUSE REPORTS: No. 109–395 (Comm. on the Judiciary). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 152 (2006): Apr. 25, considered and passed House. Dec. 8, considered and passed Senate.
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