§ 9.100.010 Agreement on detainers — Text.
§ 9.100.020 Appropriate court defined.
§ 9.100.030 Courts, state and political subdivisions enjoined to enforce agreement.
§ 9.100.040 Escape — Effect.
§ 9.100.050 Giving over inmate authorized.
§ 9.100.060 Administrator — Appointment.
§ 9.100.070 Request for temporary custody — Notice to prisoner and governor — Advising prisoner of rights.
§ 9.100.080 Copies of chapter — Transmission.

Terms Used In Washington Code > Chapter 9.100

  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • person: may be construed to include the United States, this state, or any state or territory, or any public or private corporation or limited liability company, as well as an individual. See Washington Code 1.16.080
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.