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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 33A: Credit for days of confinement awaiting and during trial

Section 33A. The court on imposing a sentence of commitment to a correctional institution of the commonwealth, a house of correction, or a jail, shall order that the prisoner be deemed to have served a portion of said sentence, such portion to be the number of days spent by the prisoner in confinement prior to such sentence awaiting and during trial.