Issue for Comment on Retroactivity of Criminal History Amendment


Cover of the Issue for CommentThis document sets forth the unofficial text of an issue for comment promulgated by the Commission and is provided only for the convenience of the user. As with all amendments that the Commission has voted to promulgate but has not yet officially submitted to Congress and the Federal Register, authority to make technical and conforming changes may be exercised and motions to reconsider may be made. Once the amendments have been submitted to Congress and the Federal Register, official text of the issue for comment will be posted online and will be available in a forthcoming edition of the Federal Register.

Written public comment should be received by the Commission not later than June 23, 2023. Public comment received after the close of the comment period may not be considered. All written comment should be sent to the Commission via any of the following two methods: (1) comments may be submitted electronically via the Commission’s Public Comment Submission Portal at; or (2) comments may be submitted by mail to the following address: United States Sentencing Commission, One Columbus Circle, N.E., Suite 2-500, Washington, D.C. 20002-8002, Attention: Public Affairs – Issue for Comment on Retroactivity. For further information, see the full contents of the official notice when it is published in the Federal Register.