On March 12, 2015, the Commission held a public hearing to receive testimony from invited witnesses on proposed amendments to the federal sentencing guidelines. View the hearing agenda and witness statements.
The Commission surveyed federal district judges on modifications and revocations of probation and supervised release. View the data summary.
At a public meeting, staff presented data on economic crime to inform public comment on proposed amendments. View the presentation slides.
Article: "A Generational Shift for Drug Sentences," Chair Saris, American Criminal Law Review (November 20, 2014)
Mark your calendars for the Commission's 2015 Annual National Seminar on the Federal Sentencing Guidelines to be held in New Orleans, LA. Registration will open soon.
Staff answer questions about retroactive application of the 2014 drug amendment and discuss proposed 2015 amendments.