Arrest and Related Procedures

ORS 133.743
Definitions for ORS 133.743 to 133.857

  • appointment of legal counsel to assist Governor


(1)

Where appearing in ORS 133.743 (Definitions for ORS 133.743 to 133.857) to 133.857 (Payment of agent’s expenses), the term “Governor” includes any person performing the extradition functions of Governor by authority of an appointment under subsection (2) of this section. The term “executive authority” includes the Governor and any person performing the functions of Governor in a state other than this state, and the term “state,” referring to a state other than this state, includes any other state or territory, organized or unorganized, of the United States of America.

(2)

The Governor may appoint a member of the legal staff of the Governor to act in behalf of the Governor under ORS 133.743 (Definitions for ORS 133.743 to 133.857) to 133.857 (Payment of agent’s expenses) in performing the extradition functions of the Governor. The appointment shall be in writing and be filed with the Secretary of State. [Formerly 147.010; 1983 c.82 §1]
§§ 133.743 to 133.857

See also annotations under ORS chapter 147 in permanent edition.

Notes of Decisions

This Act was adopted to facilitate the interjurisdictional transfer of prisoners. Bishop v. Cupp, 7 Or App 349, 490 P2d 524 (1971)

Interjurisdictional transfers to clear up charges protect the prisoner's constitutional right to a speedy trial and the state's interest in the orderly administration of justice. Bishop v. Cupp, 7 Or App 349, 490 P2d 524 (1971)


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