Criminal Procedure

CHAPTER 12-1.2
State Crime Laboratory

SECTION 12-1.2-5

§ 12-1.2-5. Director of state crime laboratory – Term.

(a) The crime laboratory shall be under the immediate supervision of a director, who shall be known as the "director – state crime laboratory" and who shall possess a Ph.D. degree or an equivalent combination of a M.S. degree and experience in an appropriate field and who has had forensic training or experience.

(b) The director shall serve for a period of five (5) years and may be reappointed by the commission thereafter to subsequent five (5) year terms.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1978, ch. 206, § 2: G.L. § 12-1.2-9; P.L. 1981, ch. 300, § 1: G.L. § 12-1.2-5; P.L. 1994, ch. 50, § 2.)