Reports

1987
Supplementary Report on the Initial Sentencing Guidelines and Policy
Statements (1987)

Issued shortly after the first edition of the guidelines was submitted to Congress, this report is a primary source for “legislative history” of the guidelines. It supplements and further explains the guidelines, policy statements and commentary, and includes the results of the Commission’s “past practice study” mentioned by Justice Breyer in Rita v. United States, 551 U.S. 338, 349 (2007).

1988

Criminal Livelihood Working Group Report (Mar. 23, 1988)
Career Offender Guidelines Working Group Report (Mar. 25, 1988)

1989
Bank Robbery Working Group Report (Mar. 29, 1989)
Report of the Working Group on Drugs, Firearms, and Violent Offenses (Dec. 18, 1989)
Revocation Working Group Report (Dec. 18, 1989)

1990
Role in the Offense Working Group Report (Jan. 4, 1990)
Working Group Report on Child Pornography, Obscenity Offense, and Hate Crimes (Jan. 16, 1990)
Aliens Working Group Report (Oct. 18, 1990)
Drug Working Group Report (Nov. 20, 1990)
Working Group Report on Category 0/VII (Nov. 20, 1990)
Bank Robbery Working Group Report (Dec. 10, 1990)
Firearms Working Group Report (Dec. 11, 1990)

1991
Acceptance of Responsibility Working Group Report (Oct. 16, 1991)
Criminal History Working Group Report: Category 0, Category VII, Career Offender (Oct. 17, 1991)
Preliminary Report to the Commission: Staff Working Group on Alternatives (Oct. 23, 1991)
Child Sex Offense Working Group Report (Dec. 1991)

1992
Drug Working Group Report (Mar. 27, 1992)
Money Laundering Working Group Report (Oct. 14, 1992)
Violent Crimes Working Group Report (Oct. 14, 1992)

1993
White Collar Working Group Report (Apr. 1993)
Computer Fraud Working Group Report (Sept. 7, 1993)
Public Corruption Working Group Report (Sept. 8, 1993)

1994
Food and Drug Working Group Preliminary Report (Feb. 1994)

1997
Federal Court Practices: Sentence Reductions Based on Defendants’ Substantial Assistance to the Government (May 1997)
Loss Issues Working Paper (Oct. 14, 1997)