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The Vermont Statutes Online

The Vermont Statutes Online have been updated to include the actions of the 2023 session of the General Assembly.

NOTE: The Vermont Statutes Online is an unofficial copy of the Vermont Statutes Annotated that is provided as a convenience.

Title 28 : Public Institutions and Corrections

Chapter 011 : Supervision of Adult Inmates at the Correctional Facilities

Subchapter 003 : Care of Inmates

(Cite as: 28 V.S.A. § 808e)
  • § 808e. Absconding from furlough; warrant

    (a) “Absconded” has the same meaning as “absconding” as defined in subdivision 724(d)(2)(C) of this title.

    (b) The Commissioner of Corrections may issue a warrant for the arrest of a person who has absconded from furlough status in violation of subsection 808(a) or section 723 or 808a of this title, requiring the person to be returned to a correctional facility. A law enforcement officer who is provided with a warrant issued pursuant to this section shall execute the warrant and return the person who has absconded from furlough to the Department of Corrections.

    (c) A person for whom an arrest warrant is issued pursuant to this section shall not earn credit toward service of the person’s sentence for any days that the warrant is outstanding. (Added 2019, No. 77, § 11, eff. June 19, 2019; amended 2019, No. 148 (Adj. Sess.), § 17, eff. Jan. 1, 2021; 2023, No. 78, § E.338.4, eff. July 1, 2023.)