19-2514. Persistent violator — Sentence on third conviction for felony. Any person convicted for the third time of the commission of a felony, whether the previous convictions were had within the state of Idaho or were had outside the state of Idaho, shall be considered a persistent violator of law, and on such third conviction shall be sentenced to a term in the custody of the state board of correction which term shall be for not less than five (5) years and said term may extend to life.
[(19-2514) C.S., sec. 9035A, as added by 1923, ch. 109, sec. 1, p. 139; I.C.A., sec. 19-2414; am. 1970, ch. 143, sec. 2, p. 425.]