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  • PART IV CRIMES, PUNISHMENTS AND PROCEEDINGS IN CRIMINAL CASES
  • TITLE I CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS
  • CHAPTER 263A WITNESS PROTECTION IN CRIMINAL MATTERS

Section 1 - Definitions

Section 2 - Witness protection board; composition; powers and duties

Section 3 - Petition requesting witness protection services

Section 4 - Temporary action based on exigent circumstances without prior approval by board

Section 5 - Protective services provided to critical witnesses; notice to defense counsel

Section 6 - Written memorandum of understanding; persons required to sign; contents

Section 7 - Refusal of protective services; revocation of services upon violation of memorandum of understanding

Section 8 - Relocation of critical witness within public housing system

Section 9 - Relocation of critical witness to another public school

Section 10 - Entitlement or private right of action not available; governmental immunity

Section 11 - Liaison with United States Marshal’s office; pursuit of federal resources and funding

Section 12 - Confidentiality of records

Section 13 - Disclosure of identity or location of witness or other sensitive information; penalties