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Statutes > North-carolina > Chapter_15 > GS_15-10_3

§15‑10.3.  Mandatory disposition of detainers – procedure; return of prisoner after trial.

The district attorney, uponreceipt of the written notice and request for a final disposition ashereinbefore specified, shall make application to the court in which saidcharge is pending for a writ of habeas corpus ad prosequendum and the courtupon such application shall issue such writ to the Secretary of Correctionrequiring the prisoner to be delivered to said court to answer the pendingcharge and to stand trial on said charge within the time hereinbefore provided;upon completion of said trial, the prisoner shall be returned to the Stateprison system to complete service of the sentence or sentences under which hewas held at the time said writ was issued. (1957, c. 1067, s. 2; 1967,c. 996, s. 15; 1973, c. 47, s. 2; c. 1262, s. 10.)