§ 1 Definitions
§ 2 Fugitives from justice: duty of Governor
§ 3 Form of demand
§ 4 Governor may investigate case
§ 5 Extradition of persons imprisoned or awaiting trial in another state …
§ 6 Extradition of persons not present in demanding state at time of commission of crime
§ 7 Issue of Governor’s warrant of arrest; its recitals
§ 8 Manner and place of execution
§ 9 Authority of arresting officer
§ 10 Rights of accused person: application for relief by habeas corpus: …
§ 11 Penalty for non-compliance with preceding section
§ 12 Confinement in jail when necessary
§ 13 Arrest prior to requisition
§ 14 Arrest without a warrant
§ 15 Commitment to await requisition; Bail
§ 16 Bail; in what cases; conditions of bond
§ 17 Extension of time of commitment; adjournment
§ 18 Forfeiture of bail
§ 19 Persons under criminal prosecution in this state at time of requisition
§ 20 Guilt or innocence of the accused, when inquired into
§ 21 Governor may recall warrant or issue alias
§ 22 Fugitives from this State; duty of Governors
§ 23 Application for issuance of requisition; by whom made; contents
§ 24 Costs and expenses
§ 24.1 Transportation of released prisoners
§ 25 Immunity from service of process in certain civil actions
§ 26 Written waiver of extradition proceedings
§ 27 Non-Waiver by this State
§ 28 No right of asylum. No immunity from other criminal prosecutions while in this state
§ 29 Interpretation
§ 30 Constitutionality
§ 32 Short title

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 725 ILCS 225 - Uniform Criminal Extradition Act

  • 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.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • 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.