Section 142. Unlawful involvement with dangerous materials, etc.

A penalty of imprisonment for a term not exceeding 21 years shall be applied to any person who with intent to create a risk of loss of human life or considerable harm to body, property or the environment unlawfully
  1. a.
    uses an explosive or radioactive material, a biological or chemical weapon or a nuclear or radioactive device, or
  2. b.
    uses or damages a nuclear facility or disrupts the operation of a nuclear facility in a way that radiation or the release of radioactive material may result.
The same penalty applies to any person who with intent to cause another person to be forced thereby to perform, submit to or omit to do something, unlawfully
  1. a.
    uses an explosive or radioactive material, a biological or chemical weapon or a nuclear or radioactive device, or
  2. b.
    uses or damages a nuclear facility or disrupts the operation of a nuclear facility in a way that radiation or the release of radioactive material may result.
A penalty of imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 years shall be applied to any person who unlawfully receives, possesses, disseminates, transports or otherwise has unlawful involvement with
  1. a.
    an explosive or radioactive material or a nuclear or radioactive device, if the material or device is to be used to force another person to perform, submit to or omit to do something or to be used for an act that creates a risk of loss of human life or considerable harm to body, property or the environment, or
  2. b.
    a radioactive, biological or chemical weapon, or equipment or components constructed or prepared specifically for the making, use, production or delivery of nuclear material, if the equipment or components are to be used in unlawful nuclear activities.
A penalty of imprisonment for a term not exceeding 10 years shall be applied to any person who
  1. a.
    by threats, violence, theft, misappropriation, fraud or other unlawful means seeks to gain possession of radioactive material, a chemical or biological weapon, a nuclear or radioactive device, or a nuclear facility, or
  2. b.
    unlawfully brings, sends or moves radioactive material into or out of a state.