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Statutes > North-carolina > Chapter_15A > GS_15A-735

§15A‑735.  Commitment to await requisition; bail.

If from the examination beforethe judge or magistrate it appears that the person held is the person chargedwith having committed the crime alleged and, except in cases arising under G.S.15A‑726, that he has fled from justice, the judge or magistrate must, bya warrant reciting the accusation, commit him to the county jail for such atime, not exceeding 30 days and specified in the warrant, as will enable thearrest of the accused to be made under a warrant of the Governor on arequisition of the executive authority of the state  having jurisdiction of theoffense, unless the accused give bail as provided in G.S. 15A‑736, oruntil he shall be legally discharged. (1937, c. 273, s. 15; 1973,c. 1286, s. 16.)