Chapter 09 - Criminal Extradition

46.0901 Short title.

This chapter may be cited as the Uniform Crim…

46.0902 Interpretation.

This chapter shall be so interpreted and cons…

46.0903 Definitions.

Where appearing in this chapter the following…

46.0904 Duty of Governor to arrest persons charged with crimes in other states.

Subject to the qualifications of this chapter…

46.0905 Surrender of persons charged with crime.

The Governor of this Territory may also surre…

46.0906 Assistance in investigating demand for surrender.

When a demand is made upon the Governor of th…

46.0907 Demand for extradition-Form.

No demand for the extradition of a person cha…

46.0908 Warrant for extradition-Contents.

A warrant of extradition may not be issued un…

46.0909 Governor to sign warrant of arrest when.

If the Governor decides that the demand shoul…

46.0910 Authority to arrest.

The warrant shall authorize the officer or ot…

46.0911 Authority of arresting officer.

Every officer or other person empowered to ma…

46.0912 Rights of arrested persons-Writ of habeas corpus-Penalty for denial of rights.

(a) No person arrested upon such warrant may…

46.0913 Confinement of arrested persons.

The officer or person executing the Governor’…

46.0914 Warrant to apprehend person charged with crime.

Whenever any person within this territory is…

46.0915 Lawful arrest-By officer or private citizen without warrant.

The arrest of a person may also be lawfully m…

46.0916 Commitment to jail required when.

If, from the examination before the High Cour…

46.0917 Admission to bail by bond.

Unless the offense with which the prisoner is…

46.0918 Discharge or recommitment.

If the accused is not arrested under warrant…

46.0919 Failure to appear and surrender-Forfeit of bond.

If the prisoner is admitted to bail and fails…

46.0920 Effect of prosecution in territory prior to demand.

If a criminal prosecution has been instituted…

46.0921 Inquiry into guilt of accused.

The guilt or innocence of the accused as to t…

46.0922 Recall and reissuance of warrants.

The Governor may recall his warrant of arrest…

46.0923 Demand for person charged with crime in American Samoa-Warrant issued.

Whenever the Governor of this Territory deman…

46.0924 Demand for person charged with crime in American Samoa-Written application-Verification.

(a) When return to this Territory of a person…

46.0925 Exemption of extradited persons from civil process.

A person brought into this Territory on extra…

46.0926 Trial of extradited person for other crimes.

After a person has been brought back to this…