Kansas Sentencing Guidelines: Desk Reference Manual 2011
| Cataloged on:
Jun. 12, 2012
ANNOTATION: This manual “provides general instructions for application of the provisions of the Kansas Sentencing Guidelines Act (KSGA)” (p.1). These sections follow an introduction noting 2011 legislative changes: the basics of sentencing guidelines; procedure prior to sentencing; crime severity levels; criminal history; presentence investigation reports; sentencing; appeals; community sanctions and postrelease supervision; retroactivity; some points of interest about the Guidelines for the sentencing court, the prosecution, the defense, field services officers, and Clerks of the Court; and suggested sentencing protocol under KSGA.