2015 ORS 133.743¹
Definitions for ORS 133.743 to 133.857
  • appointment of legal counsel to assist Governor

(1) Where appearing in ORS 133.743 (Definitions for ORS 133.743 to 133.857) to 133.857 (Payment of agent's expenses), the term "Governor" includes any person performing the extradition functions of Governor by authority of an appointment under subsection (2) of this section. The term "executive authority" includes the Governor and any person performing the functions of Governor in a state other than this state, and the term "state," referring to a state other than this state, includes any other state or territory, organized or unorganized, of the United States of America.

(2) The Governor may appoint a member of the legal staff of the Governor to act in behalf of the Governor under ORS 133.743 (Definitions for ORS 133.743 to 133.857) to 133.857 (Payment of agent's expenses) in performing the extradition functions of the Governor. The appointment shall be in writing and be filed with the Secretary of State. [Formerly 147.010; 1983 c.82 §1]

See also annota­tions under ORS chapter 147 in permanent edi­tion.

Notes of Decisions

This Act was adopted to facilitate the interjurisdic­tional transfer of prisoners. Bishop v. Cupp, 7 Or App 349, 490 P2d 524 (1971)

Interjurisdic­tional transfers to clear up charges protect the prisoner's constitu­tional right to a speedy trial and the state's interest in the orderly ad­min­is­tra­­tion of justice. Bishop v. Cupp, 7 Or App 349, 490 P2d 524 (1971)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 133—Arrest and Related Procedures; Search and Seizure; Extradition, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors133.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 133, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano133.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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