PROCEEDINGS AGAINST FUGITIVES FROM JUSTICE
19-4519. Persons under criminal prosecution in this state at time of requisition. If a criminal prosecution has been instituted against such person under the laws of this state and is still pending, the governor in his discretion, either may surrender such person on demand of the executive authority of another state or hold him until he has been tried and discharged, or convicted and punished in this state.
[(19-4519) 1927, ch. 29, sec. 19, p. 31; I.C.A., sec. 19-4619; am. 2008, ch. 136, sec. 20, p. 391.]