Appropriate sentencing and its relation to public safety is a complex issue for lawmakers. FAMM provides federal and state lawmakers and their staffs with research, data, and analysis of existing and proposed mandatory sentencing laws. We have experts and impacted people available to testify at hearings and briefings. We also provide model legislative language for repealing mandatory minimums or creating reforms such as safety valve exceptions. Please give us a call at (202) 822-6700 if we can help you or your staff.
For Federal Lawmakers
- Briefing Book for Congressional Staff — Look here for lists of mandatory minimum sentences, sample legislation, sentencing data, and other useful resources.
- Criminal Law Checklist for Federal Lawmakers
- Current Laws in Congress
For State Lawmakers