NEW Notice: Public Hearing on Compassionate Release and Conditions of Supervision (February 17, 2016)
- Data Briefing on Crime of Violence & Related Issues
- Public Comment Received on Crime of Violence Amendment
- Illegal Reentry
- Alien Smuggling
- Felons in Possession of a Firearm
- Career Offenders
- Mandatory Minimum Penalties
News Release: Commission Adopts Crime of Violence Amendment, Seeks Comment on Newly Proposed Amendments (January 8, 2016)
Save the Date: 2016 Annual National Seminar on the Federal Sentencing Guidelines (September 7-9, 2016)
Public Meeting to Vote to Adopt and Propose Amendments to the Federal Sentencing Guidelines (January 8, 2016)
The Commission held a public meeting to vote on whether to publish proposed amendments to the federal sentencing guidelines. The Commission also voted on whether to promulgate the proposed "crime of violence" amendment.
The Commission held a public hearing to receive testimony from invited witnesses on the definition of "crime of violence" in the federal sentencing guidelines.
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