08 Oct 2016

18 U.S. Code § 4042 – Duties of Bureau of Prisons

(a)In General.—The Bureau of Prisons, under the direction of the Attorney General, shall— (1) have charge of the management and regulation of all Federal penal and correctional institutions; (2) provide suitable quarters and provide for the safekeeping, care, and subsistence of all persons charged with or convicted of offenses against

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08 Oct 2016

18 U.S. Code § 4045 – Authority to conduct autopsies

A chief executive officer of a Federal penal or correctional facility may, pursuant to rules prescribed by the Director, order an autopsy and related scientific or medical tests to be performed on the body of a deceased inmate of the facility in the event of homicide, suicide, fatal illness or

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08 Oct 2016

18 U.S. Code § 4351 – Establishment; Advisory Board

18 U.S. Code § 4351 – Establishment; Advisory Board; appointment of members; compensation; officers; committees; delegation of powers; Director, appointment and powers 11 Section catchline editorially supplied.   (a) There is hereby established within the Bureau of Prisons a National Institute of Corrections. (b) The overall policy and operations of the National

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08 Oct 2016

18 U.S. Code § 4285 – Persons released pending further judicial proceedings

Any judge or magistrate judge of the United States, when ordering a person released under chapter 207 on a condition of his subsequent appearance before that court, any division of that court, or any court of the United States in another judicial district in which criminal proceedings are pending, may,

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08 Oct 2016

18 U.S. Code § 4282 – Arrested but unconvicted persons

On the release from custody of a person arrested on a charge of violating any law of the United States or of the Territory of Alaska, but not indicted nor informed against, or indicted or informed against but not convicted, and detained pursuant to chapter 207, or a person held

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08 Oct 2016

18 U.S. Code § 111 – Assaulting, resisting, or impeding certain officers or employees

(a)In General.—Whoever— (1) forcibly assaults, resists, opposes, impedes, intimidates, or interferes with any person designated in section 1114 of this titlewhile engaged in or on account of the performance of official duties; or (2) forcibly assaults or intimidates any person who formerly served as a person designated in section 1114

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