Guidelines E-News 2010

Guidelines E-News is a periodic report delivered electronically via email by the Maryland State Commission on Criminal Sentencing Policy. Guidelines E-News provides information on the system of voluntary guidelines for the State’s circuit courts and highlights changes to the guidelines. It also reports on sentencing trends using data from the sentencing guidelines worksheets and provides useful information on worksheet submission.

2010 – Volume 5

Number Date Topics  
1 May 1, 2010 MSCCSP Releases Updated Maryland Sentencing Guidelines Manual and Offense Table, Effective May 1, 2010
2 November 1, 2010 Revisions to the Guidelines Offense Table and the Impact of Credited Time on Compliance, Effective November 1, 2010
3 December 20, 2010 Impact of Recent Court of Appeals Decisions on Binding Plea Agreements within the Guidelines