NEW Public Comment Received on Proposed 2015 Amendments


NEW Video: Public Hearing on Proposed 2015 Amendments

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.


Results of 2014 Survey of U.S. District Judges

The Commission surveyed federal district judges on modifications and revocations of probation and supervised release. View the data summary.



Save the Date: 2015 Annual National Seminar (September 16-18, 2015)

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.


Video: USSC Live! A Look Ahead at 2015

Staff answer questions about retroactive application of the 2014 drug amendment and discuss proposed 2015 amendments.


Supreme Court Case Law & Selected Circuit Decisions (Through January 2015)



Video: USSC Live! 2014 Amendments


Materials on 2014 Drug Guidelines Amendment


Video: Victims’ Rights and Federal Sentencing


USSC HelpLine

The HelpLine assists practitioners in applying the guidelines. Contact: (202) 502-4545. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (ET), Monday through Friday.