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Overcriminalization

"Overcriminalization" describes the trends in America - and particulary in Congress - to use the criminal law to "solve" every problem, punish every mistake (instead of making proper use of civil penalties), and coerce Americans into conforming their behavior to satisfy social engineering objectives.

HR 725: Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act

Official Title

Amends the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 to reauthorize and improve that Act.

Analysis

A crime to knowingly violate the regulations promulgated under the Aquatic Nuisance Control Act

Legislation Details
SPONSOR

Anonymous (D - MI)

STATUS:

03/01/2007: Referred to Senate Environment and Public Works Committee