604-B:1 Declaration of Purpose
604-B:2 Representation of Indigent Defendants
604-B:3 Limitation of Representation
604-B:4 Contract
604-B:5 Supervision
604-B:6 Allocation of Cases
604-B:7 Public Defenders
604-B:8 Alternate Public Defender Program

Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes > Chapter 604-B - Public Defender Program

  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • governor and council: shall mean the governor with the advice and consent of the council. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:31-a
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies corporate and politic as well as to individuals. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:9
  • Public defender: Represent defendants who can't afford an attorney in criminal matters.
  • 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
  • United States: shall include said district and territories. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:4