(1) When the return to this state of a person charged with crime in this state is required, the district attorney of the county in which the alleged crime is committed shall present to the Governor written application for a requisition for the return of the person charged, in which application shall be stated the name of the person so charged, the crime charged against the person, the approximate time, place and circumstances of its commission, the state in which the person is believed to be, including the location of the accused therein at the time the application is made, and certifying that in the opinion of the district attorney the interest of the public in the effective administration of criminal justice requires the arrest and return of the accused to this state for trial, and that the proceeding is not instituted to enforce a private claim.
(2) When the return to this state is required of a person who has been convicted of or found guilty except for insanity of a crime in this state and who has escaped from confinement or broken the terms of the release, probation or parole of such person, the district attorney of the county in which the offense was committed, the parole board, or the superintendent of the institution or sheriff of the county from which escape was made, shall present to the Governor a written application for a requisition for the return of such person, in which application shall be stated the name of the person, the crime of which the person was convicted or found guilty except for insanity, the circumstances of the escape from confinement or of the breach of the terms of release, probation or parole, the state in which the person is believed to be, including the location of the person therein at the time application is made.
(3) The application shall be verified by affidavit, shall be executed in duplicate and shall be accompanied by two certified copies of the indictment returned, or information and affidavit filed, or of the complaint made to the magistrate, stating the offense with which the accused is charged, or of the judgment of conviction or of the sentence. The district attorney, parole board, superintendent or sheriff may also attach such further affidavits and other documents in duplicate as the district attorney, parole board, superintendent or sheriff shall deem proper to be submitted with such application. One copy of the application, with the action of the Governor indicated by indorsement thereon, and one of the certified copies of the indictment, complaint, information and affidavit, or of the judgment of conviction or of the sentence shall be filed in the office of the Secretary of State to remain of record in that office. The other copies of all papers shall be forwarded with the Governorís requisition. [Formerly 147.230; 1985 c.192 §2]Section: Previous 133.815 133.817 133.820 133.823 133.825 133.827 133.830 133.833 133.835 133.837 133.839 133.840 133.843 133.845 133.847 Next
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