Title 12
Criminal Procedure

Chapter 16.1
Uniform Rendition of Prisoners as Witnesses in Criminal Proceeding Act

R.I. Gen. Laws § 12-16.1-4

§ 12-16.1-4. Terms and conditions.

The order to the witness and to the person having custody of the witness shall provide for the return of the witness at the conclusion of his or her testimony, proper safeguards on the witness’ custody, and proper financial reimbursement or prepayment by the requesting jurisdiction for all expenses incurred in the production and return of the witness, and may prescribe any other conditions that the judge thinks proper or necessary. The order shall not become effective until the judge of the state requesting the witness enters an order directing compliance with the prescribed conditions.

History of Section.
P.L. 1970, ch. 4, § 1.