CHAPTER TWO - PART A - OFFENSES AGAINST THE PERSON
§2A1.4. Involuntary Manslaughter
(a) Base Offense Level:
(1) 12, if the offense involved criminally negligent conduct; or
(2) (Apply the greater):
(A) 18, if the offense involved reckless conduct; or
(B) 22, if the offense involved the reckless operation of a means of transportation.
(b) Special Instruction
(1) If the offense involved the involuntary manslaughter of more than one person, Chapter Three, Part D (Multiple Counts) shall be applied as if the involuntary manslaughter of each person had been contained in a separate count of conviction.
Historical Note: Effective November 1, 1987. Amended effective November 1, 2002 (see Appendix C, amendment 637); November 1, 2003 (see Appendix C, amendment 652); November 1, 2004 (see Appendix C, amendment 663); November 1, 2006 (see Appendix C, amendment 685); November 1, 2007 (see Appendix C, amendment 699).