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§15‑10.1.  Detainer; purpose; manner of use.

Any person confined in theState prison of North Carolina, subject to the authority and control of theState Department of Correction, or any person confined in any other prison ofNorth Carolina, may be held to account for any other charge pending against himonly upon a written order from the clerk or judge of the court in which thecharge originated upon a case regularly docketed, directing that such person beheld to answer the charge pending in such court; and in no event shall theprison authorities hold any person to answer any charge upon a warrant ornotice when the charge has not been regularly docketed in the court in whichthe warrant or charge has been issued: Provided, that this section shall not applyto any State  agency exercising supervision over such person or prisoner byvirtue of a judgment, order of court or statutory authority. (1949,c. 303; 1953, c. 603; 1957, c. 349, s. 10; 1967, c. 996, s. 13.)