- 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.
We have moved the 2019 National Seminar to September 3rd through the 6th in New Orleans, LA. Registration for the National Seminar in New Orleans is now open on a first come, first served basis. There is no cost to register.
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 27-28 at the Chicago Hilton. The seminar will address implementation of the First Step Act, among other topics. Registration information was sent to all district court judges on February 25th. Registration closes on May 27, 2019. In the meantime, feel free to contact Raquel Wilson at RWilson@ussc.gov with any questions.