NEW Video: Economic Crime Data Briefing (January 9, 2015)

At a public meeting in January, Commission staff gave a data presentation to inform public comment on proposed amendments related to economic crime.


NEW News Release: Commission Publishes Proposed Guideline Amendments (January 9, 2015)


NEW Federal Register Notice of Proposed 2015 Amendments to Federal Sentencing Guidelines

This notice sets forth the proposed amendments, a synopsis of each proposed amendment, and several issues for comment. Public comment is due no later than March 18, 2015. A "reader-friendly" version of the proposed amendments is also available.


NEW Chair's Remarks on Proposed Guideline Amendments (January 9, 2015)


Research and Publications

Final Crack Retroactivity Data Report (December 29, 2014)

This report is the final data report concerning motions for retroactive application of Amendment 750, incorporating the provisions of the Fair Sentencing Act of 2010 into the guidelines.


Fourth Quarter FY 2014 Sentencing Update (December 22, 2014)


Quick Facts Publications



USSC Live! A Look Ahead at 2015

In this webcast (recorded January 15, 2015), staff answer questions regarding retroactive application of the 2014 drug amendment, discuss proposed 2015 amendments, and highlight the latest Quick Facts publications.


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.


USSC Live! 2014 Amendments



Video: Victims’ Rights and Federal Sentencing


Materials on 2014 Drug Guidelines Amendment


Materials from the Economic Crime Symposium (September 2013)


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.