2001 Federal Sentencing Guideline Manual


§2A1.3. Voluntary Manslaughter

(a) Base Offense Level: 25

Commentary

Statutory Provision: 18 U.S.C. § 1112. For additional statutory provision(s), see Appendix A (Statutory Index).

Background: The maximum term of imprisonment authorized by statute for voluntary manslaughter is ten years.

Historical Note: Effective November 1, 1987.