Title 12
Criminal Procedure

Chapter 23
Criminal Law Advisory Commission

R.I. Gen. Laws § 12-23-6

§ 12-23-6. Advisory committees — Hearings — General powers.

The commission may appoint advisory committees of judges, lawyers, or lay persons to consider and report upon special subjects within the scope of the study and survey, and may hold hearings and compel the attendance of witnesses and the production of books and papers and generally shall have any authority and power that may be necessary to carry out the purpose of this chapter.

History of Section.
P.L. 1927, ch. 950, § 4; G.L. 1938, ch. 14, § 4; G.L. 1956, § 12-23-6.