- The Commission promulgates guidelines that judges consult when sentencing federal offenders. When the guidelines are amended, a subsequent Guidelines Manual is published.
- In this section, you will find the Commission’s comprehensive archive of yearly amendments and Guidelines Manuals dating back to 1987.
Seminars and Other Training Opportunities
The Commission will customize training sessions to meet the needs of specific teams and districts.
To request in-district training, please e-mail us at email@example.com.
Due to ongoing uncertainty about the 2019 budget affecting federal agencies, we have moved the 2019 National Seminar to September 3rd through the 6th in New Orleans, LA. Registration information will be posted on the Commission's website at a later date.
Questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Commission will also host the fourth Annual National Seminar for Judges on Federal Sentencing on June 27th and June 28th at the Chicago Hilton. The seminar will address implementation of the First Step Act, among other topics. Information and a link to register will be emailed to district court judges. In the meantime, feel free to contact Raquel Wilson at RWilson@ussc.gov with any questions.