District Attorney Representation Interstate Offender Compacts
Concerning district attorneys representation in certain hearings arising from interstate supervision compacts.
2016 Regular Session
Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
Under the rules of 2 interstate compacts on the supervision of out-of-state offenders, the offender is entitled to a probation probable cause hearing before the offender is returned to the state in which the offender was sentenced. The act clarifies that a district attorney shall appear and represent the state at such hearings.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)