Maine Revised Statutes

§9202. Definitions--Article II

As used in this compact, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following terms have the following meanings. [1983, c. 459, §6 (NEW).]

1. Inmate.  "Inmate" means a male or female offender who is committed, under sentence to or confined in a penal or correctional institution.
[ 1983, c. 459, §6 (NEW) .]
2. Institution.  "Institution" means any penal or correctional facility, including, but not limited to, a facility for the mentally ill or mentally defective, in which inmates, as defined in subsection 1, may lawfully be confined.
[ 1983, c. 459, §6 (NEW) .]
3. Receiving state.  "Receiving state" means a state party to this compact to which an inmate is sent for confinement other than a state in which conviction or court commitment was had.
[ 1983, c. 459, §6 (NEW) .]
4. Sending state.  "Sending state" means a state party to this compact in which conviction or court commitment was had.
[ 1983, c. 459, §6 (NEW) .]
5. State.  "State" means a state of the United States, located in New England, to wit, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island.
[ 1983, c. 459, §6 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1983, c. 459, §6 (NEW).

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