The Resource United States Sentencing Commission

United States Sentencing Commission

Label
United States Sentencing Commission
Title
United States Sentencing Commission
Title variation
U.S. Sentencing Commission
Creator
Contributor
Author
Collector
Distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The United States Sentencing Commission, an independent agency in the judicial branch of the Federal government that was organized in 1985, develops national sentencing policy and sentencing guidelines for the federal courts. The Commission's objective is "to ensure that similar offenders who commit similar offenses receive similar sentences." Its guidelines manuals, sourcebooks, case law compilations and analyses, sentencing statistics and data reports, and impact assessments inform members of all branches of Federal government, criminal justice practitioners, academicians, and the general public
Has edition
Is part of
Cataloging source
GPO
Characteristic
updating web site
Entry convention
integrated entry
Government publication
federal national government publication
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • statistics
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United States Sentencing Commission
Regularity
complete irregular
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  • Federal Depository Library Program
  • United States
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  • United States Sentencing Commission
  • Sentences (Criminal procedure)
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Sentences (Criminal procedure)
  • Criminal statistics
  • Drug traffic
  • Recidivism
Label
United States Sentencing Commission
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • The content is made available by the U.S. Government Publishing Office in accordance with Title 44 of the US Code
  • Digital collection: Federal Depository Library Program Web Archive
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • txt
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Edition
Archived version.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publication designation
Began in: 1990s
Specific material designation
remote
Label
United States Sentencing Commission
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • The content is made available by the U.S. Government Publishing Office in accordance with Title 44 of the US Code
  • Digital collection: Federal Depository Library Program Web Archive
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • txt
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Edition
Archived version.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publication designation
Began in: 1990s
Specific material designation
remote

Library Locations

    • Biddle Law LibraryBorrow it
      3400 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104, US
      39.954941 -75.193362
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