18 U.S.C. § 3597 - Use of State facilities

Cite as18 U.S.C. § 3597
CurrencyCurrent through P.L. 116-259 (12/23/2020)

(a) IN GENERAL.-A United States marshal charged with supervising the implementation of a sentence of death may use appropriate State or local facilities for the purpose, may use the services of an appropriate State or local official or of a person such an official employs for the purpose, and shall pay the costs thereof in an amount approved by the Attorney General.

(b) EXCUSE OF AN EMPLOYEE ON MORAL OR RELIGIOUS GROUNDS.-No employee of any State department of corrections, the United States Department of Justice, the Federal Bureau of Prisons, or the United States Marshals Service, and no employee providing service...

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