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Article 13.

Transfer of ConvictedForeign Citizens Under Federal Treaty.

§ 148‑122.  Transfer ofconvicted foreign citizens under treaty; consent by Governor.

If a treaty in effect betweenthe United States and a foreign country provides for the transfer or exchangeof convicted offenders to the country of which the offenders are citizens ornationals, the Governor may, on behalf of the State and subject to the terms ofthe treaty, authorize the Secretary of Correction to consent to the transfer orexchange of offenders and take any other action necessary to initiate theparticipation of the State in the treaty. (2002‑166, s. 4.)