2009 FEDERAL SENTENCING GUIDELINES MANUAL
CHAPTER 8 - PART C - FINES
4. DEPARTURES FROM THE GUIDELINE FINE RANGE
§8C4.4. Threat to the Environment (Policy Statement)
If the offense presented a threat to the environment, an upward departure may be warranted.
Historical Note: Effective November 1, 1991 (see Appendix C, amendment 422).