2007 Federal Sentencing Guidelines
CHAPTER FIVE - PART H - SPECIFIC OFFENDER CHARACTERISTICS
§5H1.7. Role in the Offense (Policy Statement)
A defendant’s role in the offense is relevant in determining the
applicable guideline range (see Chapter Three, Part B (Role in the
Offense)) but is not a basis for departing from that range (see subsection (d) of §5K2.0 (Grounds for Departures)).
Historical Note: Effective November 1, 1987. Amended effective
October 27, 2003 (see Appendix C, amendment 651).