Title 12
Criminal Procedure

Chapter 9

R.I. Gen. Laws § 12-9-25

§ 12-9-25. Warrant to return prisoner from another state.

Whenever the governor of this state shall demand a person charged with crime or with escaping from confinement or breaking the terms of his or her bail, probation, or parole in this state, from the executive authority of any other state, or from the chief justice or an associate justice of the supreme court of the District of Columbia authorized to receive a demand under the laws of the United States, he or she shall issue a warrant under the seal of this state to some agent, commanding the agent to receive the person so charged if delivered to him or her and convey the person to the proper officer of the county in this state in which the offense was committed.

History of Section.
P.L. 1947, ch. 1890, § 22; G.L. 1956, § 12-9-25.