2005 Federal Sentencing Guidelines
Chapter 2 - PART E - OFFENSES INVOLVING CRIMINAL ENTERPRISES AND RACKETEERING
§2E1.4. Use of Interstate Commerce Facilities in the Commission of
(a) Base Offense Level (Apply the greater):
(1) 32; or
(2) the offense level applicable to the underlying unlawful conduct.
Statutory Provision: 18 U.S.C. § 1958
(formerly 18 U.S.C. §
1. If the underlying conduct violates state law, the offense level corresponding
to the most analogous federal offense is to be used.
Background: This guideline
and the statute to which it applies do not require that a murder actually have
Historical Note: Effective
November 1, 1987. Amended effective November 1, 1989 (see Appendix
C, amendment 144); November 1, 1990 (see Appendix
C, amendment 311); November 1, 1992 (see Appendix
C, amendment 449).