A. If it is determined that the female prisoner is not pregnant, the superintendent shall execute the sentence.

Terms Used In Arizona Laws 13-4026

  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.

B. If it is determined that she is pregnant, the superintendent shall suspend the execution of the sentence and transmit a certified copy of the finding to the governor.

C. When the governor receives from the superintendent a certificate that the defendant is no longer pregnant, he shall issue to the superintendent his warrant, appointing a day for the execution of the sentence.