§ 641 Public money, property or records
§ 642 Tools and materials for counterfeiting purposes
§ 643 Accounting generally for public money
§ 644 Banker receiving unauthorized deposit of public money
§ 645 Court officers generally
§ 646 Court officers depositing registry moneys
§ 647 Receiving loan from court officer
§ 648 Custodians, generally, misusing public funds
§ 649 Custodians failing to deposit moneys; persons affected
§ 650 Depositaries failing to safeguard deposits
§ 651 Disbursing officer falsely certifying full payment
§ 652 Disbursing officer paying lesser in lieu of lawful amount
§ 653 Disbursing officer misusing public funds
§ 654 Officer or employee of United States converting property of another
§ 655 Theft by bank examiner
§ 656 Theft, embezzlement, or misapplication by bank officer or employee
§ 657 Lending, credit and insurance institutions
§ 658 Property mortgaged or pledged to farm credit agencies
§ 659 Interstate or foreign shipments by carrier; State prosecutions
§ 660 Carrier’s funds derived from commerce; State prosecutions
§ 661 Within special maritime and territorial jurisdiction
§ 662 Receiving stolen property within special maritime and territorial jurisdiction
§ 663 Solicitation or use of gifts
§ 664 Theft or embezzlement from employee benefit plan
§ 665 Theft or embezzlement from employment and training funds; improper inducement; obstruction of investigations
§ 666 Theft or bribery concerning programs receiving Federal funds
§ 667 Theft of livestock
§ 668 Theft of major artwork
§ 669 Theft or embezzlement in connection with health care
§ 670 Theft of medical products

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 18 > Part I > Chapter 31

  • acquittal:
    1. Judgement that a criminal defendant has not been proved guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
    2. A verdict of "not guilty."
     
  • agency: includes any department, independent establishment, commission, administration, authority, board or bureau of the United States or any corporation in which the United States has a proprietary interest, unless the context shows that such term was intended to be used in a more limited sense. See 18 USC 6
  • appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • association: when used in reference to a corporation, shall be deemed to embrace the words "successors and assigns of such company or association" in like manner as if these last-named words, or words of similar import, were expressed. See 1 USC 5
  • contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • department: means one of the executive departments enumerated in section 1 of Title 5, unless the context shows that such term was intended to describe the executive, legislative, or judicial branches of the government. See 18 USC 6
  • dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • embezzlement: In most states, embezzlement is defined as theft/larceny of assets (money or property) by a person in a position of trust or responsibility over those assets. Embezzlement typically occurs in the employment and corporate settings. Source: OCC
  • evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • federal deposit insurance corporation: A government corporation that insures the deposits of all national and state banks that are members of the Federal Reserve System. Source: OCC
  • federal reserve system: The central bank of the United States. The Fed, as it is commonly called, regulates the U.S. monetary and financial system. The Federal Reserve System is composed of a central governmental agency in Washington, D.C. (the Board of Governors) and twelve regional Federal Reserve Banks in major cities throughout the United States. Source: OCC
  • financial institution: means --

    (1) an insured depository institution (as defined in section 3(c)(2) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act). See 18 USC 20

  • foreign commerce: as used in this title , includes commerce with a foreign country. See 18 USC 10
  • fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • health care benefit program: means any public or private plan or contract, affecting commerce, under which any medical benefit, item, or service is provided to any individual, and includes any individual or entity who is providing a medical benefit, item, or service for which payment may be made under the plan or contract. See 18 USC 24
  • interstate commerce: as used in this title , includes commerce between one State, Territory, Possession, or the District of Columbia and another State, Territory, Possession, or the District of Columbia. See 18 USC 10
  • jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • national bank: A bank that is subject to the supervision of the Comptroller of the Currency. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is a bureau of the U.S. Treasury Department. A national bank can be recognized because it must have "national" or "national association" in its name. Source: OCC
  • national bank examiner: An employee of the Comptroller of the Currency whose function is to examine national banks periodically to determine the financial position of a bank and the security of its deposits. The examiner also verifies that the bank maintains procedures consistent with federal banking laws and regulations. Source: OCC
  • national credit union administration: The federal regulatory agency that charters and supervises federal credit unions. (NCUA also administers the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund, which insures the deposits of federal credit unions.) Source: OCC
  • obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • officer: includes any person authorized by law to perform the duties of the office. See 1 USC 1
  • organization: means a person other than an individual. See 18 USC 18
  • personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • special maritime and territorial jurisdiction of the United States: as used in this title , includes:(1) The high seas, any other waters within the admiralty and maritime jurisdiction of the United States and out of the jurisdiction of any particular State, and any vessel belonging in whole or in part to the United States or any citizen thereof, or to any corporation created by or under the laws of the United States, or of any State, Territory, District, or possession thereof, when such vessel is within the admiralty and maritime jurisdiction of the United States and out of the jurisdiction of any particular State. See 18 USC 7
  • trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • United States: as used in this title in a territorial sense, includes all places and waters, continental or insular, subject to the jurisdiction of the United States, except the Canal Zone. See 18 USC 5
  • vehicle: includes every description of carriage or other artificial contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on land. See 1 USC 4
  • vessel: includes every description of watercraft or other artificial contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on water. See 1 USC 3
  • whoever: include corporations, companies, associations, firms, partnerships, societies, and joint stock companies, as well as individuals. See 1 USC 1