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§ 179r. —  Remedies.

[Laws in effect as of January 24, 2002]
[Document not affected by Public Laws enacted between
  January 24, 2002 and December 19, 2002]
[CITE: 2USC179r]

                          TITLE 2--THE CONGRESS
                     CHAPTER 5--LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
Sec. 179r. Remedies

(a) Jurisdiction

    The several district courts of the United States shall have 
jurisdiction, for cause shown, to prevent and restrain violations of 
section 179q(a) of this title.

(b) Relief

                         (1) Removal of seal

        Except as provided in paragraph (2), relief for violation of 
    section 179q(a) of this title shall be limited to the removal of the 
    seal of the National Film Registry from the film involved in the 

                   (2) Fine and injunctive relief

        In the case of a pattern or practice of the willful violation of 
    section 179q(a) of this title, the United States district courts may 
    order a civil fine of not more than $10,000 and appropriate 
    injunctive relief.

(Pub. L. 104-285, title I, Sec. 108, Oct. 11, 1996, 110 Stat. 3381.)

                         Termination of Section

        For termination of section, see section 179w of this title.

                  Section Referred to in Other Sections

    This section is referred to in sections 179l, 179s, 179t, 179u, 
179v, 179w of this title.

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