Arrest and Related Procedures

ORS 133.809

Unless the offense with which the prisoner is charged is shown to be an offense punishable by death or life imprisonment under the laws of the state in which it was committed, the judge or magistrate must make a release decision concerning the person arrested under ORS 135.230 (Definitions for ORS 135.230 to 135.290) to 135.290 (Punishment by contempt of court), for the appearance of the person at a time specified in the security release or in the release agreement. [Formerly 147.160]

Notes of Decisions

This section permits a court to make release decision concerning a prisoner after issuance of Governor's Warrant of Arrest for Extradition. Carden v. Barnes, 291 Or 515, 635 P2d 341 (1981)

§§ 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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