Page images
PDF
EPUB
[merged small][subsumed][merged small][graphic][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][ocr errors][ocr errors][ocr errors][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed]

OLD LAW

THE IMMIGRATION AND NATIONALITY ACT,

PUBLIC LAW 414

of a felony, and upon conviction there-
of shall be punished by a fine not ex-
ceeding $2,000 or by imprisonment for
a term not exceeding five years, or both,
for each alien in respect to whom any
violation of this subsection occurs :
Provided, however, That for the pur-
poses of this section, employment (in-
cluding the usual and normal practices
incident to employment) shall not be
deemed to constitute harboring.

(b) No officer or person shall have
authority to make any arrest for a
violation of any provision of this sec-
tion except officers and employees of
the Service designated by the Attorney
General, either individually or as a
member of a class, and all other officers
whose duty it to enforce criminal
laws.

ENTRY OF ALIEN AT IMPROPER TIME OR

PLACE; MISREPRESENTATION AND CON-
CEALMENT OF FACTS

WIHUNI TUGUNTIS

SEC. 275. Any alien who (1) enters

SEC. 2. Any alien who hereafter en-
the United States at any time or place ters the United States at any time or
other than as designated by immigra- place other than as designated by im-
tion officers, or (2) eludes examination migration officials or eludes examina-
or inspection by immigration officers, tion or inspection by immigration offi-
or (3) obtains entry to the United cials, or obtains entry to the United
States by a willfully false or misleading States by a willfully false or mislead-
representation or the willful conceal- ing representation or the willful con-
ment of a material fact, shall, for the cealment of a material fact, shall be
first commission of any such offenses, guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon
be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction, shall be punished by im-
conviction thereof be punished by im- prisonment for not more than one year
prisonment for not more than six or by a fine of not more than $1,000, or
months, or by a fine of not more than both such fine and imprisonment. (Act
$500, or by both, and for a subsequent of March 4, 1929, sec. 2; 8 U. S. C.
commission of any such offenses shall 180a.)
be guilty of a felony and upon convic-
tion thereof shall be punished by im-
risonment for not more than two

or by a fine of not more than
or both.

[graphic]

OLD LAW

THE IMMIGRATION AND NATIONALITY ACT,

PUBLIC LAW 414

alien shall establish that he was not $1,000, or by both such fine and imrequired to obtain such advance prisonment,

Despite the proconsent under this or any prior Act, visions of subdivision (a) of section 1 shall be guilty of a felony, and upon

an alien, if otherwise admisconviction thereof, be punished by im- sible, shall not be excluded from adprisonment of not more than two years, mission to the United States under the or by a fine of not more than $1,000, or provisions of such subdivision after both.

the expiration of one year after the date of deportation if, prior to his reembarkation at a place outside of the United States, or prior to his application in foreign contiguous territory for admission to the United States, the Attorney General, in his discretion, shall have granted such alien permission to reapply for admission.

(b) For the purposes of this section any alien ordered deported (whether before or after the enactment of this Act) who has left the United States shall be considered to have been deported in pursuance of law, irrespective of the source from which the expenses of his transportation were defrayed or of the place to which he departed.

(c) An alien subject to exclusion from admission to the United States under this section who is employed upon a vessel arriving in the United States shall not be entitled to any of the landing privileges allowed by law to seamen. (Act of March 4, 1929, sec. 1; 8 U. S. C. 180a.)

(b) Any alien who shall, after he has been excluded and deported or arrested and deported in pursuance of the provisions of this Act, thereafter and without the express authorization of the Attorney General returns to or enters the United States or attempts to return to or enter the United States shall be deemed guilty of a felony, and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by imprisonment for a term of not more than five years; and shall upon termination of such imprisonment, be taken into custody, upon the warrant of the Attorney General, and deported in the manner provided in the Immigration Act of February 5, 1917 (sec. 8 (b), Act of October 16, 1918, as amended by sec. 22 of the Subversive Activities Control Act of 1950).

That any alien who shall, after he has been excluded and deported or arrested and deported in pursuance of the provisions of this Act which relate to prostitutes, procurers, or other like immoral persons, attempts thereafter to return to or to enter the United States shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction thereof shall be punished by imprisonment for a term of not

« PreviousContinue »