18 U.S. Code § 3062 - General arrest authority for violation of release conditions

A law enforcement officer, who is authorized to arrest for an offense committed in his presence, may arrest a person who is released pursuant to chapter 207 if the officer has reasonable grounds to believe that the person is violating, in his presence, a condition imposed on the person pursuant to section 3142 (c)(1)(B)(iv), (v), (viii), (ix), or (xiii), or, if the violation involves a failure to remain in a specified institution as required, a condition imposed pursuant to section 3142 (c)(1)(B)(x).


(Added Pub. L. 98–473, title II, § 204(d),Oct. 12, 1984, 98 Stat. 1986; amended Pub. L. 100–690, title VII, § 7052,Nov. 18, 1988, 102 Stat. 4401.)

1988—Pub. L. 100–690substituted “section 3142 (c)(1)(B)(iv), (v), (viii), (ix), or (xiii)” for “section 3142 (c)(2)(D), (c)(2)(E), (c)(2)(H), (c)(2)(I), or (c)(2)(M)” and “section 3142 (c)(1)(B)(x)” for “section 3142 (c)(2)(J)”.

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