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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 37: Failure to recognize; subsequent proceedings

Section 37. If the defendant fails to recognize, he may be committed to jail by an order stating concisely that he is committed for further examination on a future day to be named in the order, and on the day named he may be brought before the court or justice by a verbal order to the officer who made the commitment, or by a written order to a different person.