504-A:1 Definitions
504-A:2 Probationers and Parolees in or of Other Jurisdictions
504-A:3 Termination of Probation or Parole
504-A:4 Violation of the Terms of Probation or Parole
504-A:5 Detention of Violators
504-A:6 Preliminary Hearing
504-A:7 Transfer of Supervision
504-A:8 Appointment of State Officers
504-A:9 Supervision by the Commissioner
504-A:11 Adult Probation Officers; Assignment and Removal
504-A:12 Powers and Duties of Probation or Parole Officers
504-A:12-a Qualification and Certification of Probation-Parole Officers
504-A:13 Supervision and Service Charges
504-A:14 Computerized Identification of Probationers and Parolees
504-A:15 Risk Assessment and Length of Supervision

Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes > Chapter 504-A

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • month: shall mean a calendar month, and the word "year" a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed; and the word "year" shall be equivalent to the expression "year of our Lord. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:8
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies corporate and politic as well as to individuals. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:9
  • Preliminary hearing: A hearing where the judge decides whether there is enough evidence to make the defendant have a trial.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • state: when applied to different parts of the United States, may extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories, so called; and the words "United States" shall include said district and territories. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:4
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.