§ 54-157 Definitions
§ 54-158 Governor’s duty to arrest and deliver up fugitive
§ 54-159 Requirements for recognition of extradition demand
§ 54-160 State’s attorney and prosecuting attorney to assist Governor
§ 54-161 Return to this state of person imprisoned or held in another state
§ 54-162 Return to another state of person whose act in this state caused crime
§ 54-163 Arrest warrant signed by Governor
§ 54-164 Authorization under warrant
§ 54-165 Power of arresting officer
§ 54-166 Appearance of accused in court. Habeas corpus
§ 54-167 Penalty for failure of officer to present accused in court
§ 54-168 Confinement, when
§ 54-169 Arrest warrant of judge
§ 54-170 Arrest without warrant
§ 54-171 Commitment pending Governor’s warrant
§ 54-172 Allowance and conditions of bail bond
§ 54-173 Discharge or recommitment after expiration of period specified in warrant or bond
§ 54-174 Forfeiture of bond
§ 54-175 Surrender of person against whom criminal prosecution pending in this state
§ 54-176 Governor not to inquire into guilt or innocence of accused
§ 54-177 Recall or new issuance of Governor’s warrant
§ 54-178 Governor seeking extradition to issue warrant to agent to receive accused
§ 54-179 Application by state’s attorney, Board of Pardons and Paroles or Correction Commissioner for return of accused
§ 54-180 Immunity of accused to process in civil action arising from same facts
§ 54-181 Waiver by accused
§ 54-182 State’s rights not waived
§ 54-183 Trial for crimes other than those specified in extradition requisition
§ 54-184 Interpretation of chapter
§ 54-185 Short title: Uniform Criminal Extradition Act

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 964

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Extradition: The formal process of delivering an accused or convicted person from authorities in one state to authorities in another state.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Habeas corpus: A writ that is usually used to bring a prisoner before the court to determine the legality of his imprisonment. It may also be used to bring a person in custody before the court to give testimony, or to be prosecuted.
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • jail: means a correctional facility administered by the Commissioner of Correction. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • oath: shall include affirmations in cases where by law an affirmation may be used for an oath, and, in like cases, the word "swear" shall include the word "affirm". See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.