2009 FEDERAL SENTENCING GUIDELINES MANUAL
CHAPTER 8 - PART C - FINES
4. DEPARTURES FROM THE GUIDELINE FINE RANGE
§8C4.6. Official Corruption (Policy Statement)
If the organization, in connection with the offense, bribed or unlawfully gave a gratuity to a public official, or attempted or conspired to bribe or unlawfully give a gratuity to a public official, an upward departure may be warranted.
Historical Note: Effective November 1, 1991 (see Appendix C, amendment 422).