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2016 Arkansas Code
Title 16 - Practice, Procedure, and Courts
Subtitle 6 - Criminal Procedure Generally
Chapter 87 - Public Defenders
Subchapter 2 - -- Arkansas Public Defender Commission
§ 16-87-201. Definitions
AR Code § 16-87-201 (2016) What's This?
For the purpose of this subchapter:
(1) "Commission" means the Arkansas Public Defender Commission created by this subchapter;
(2) "Executive director" means the person appointed by the commission pursuant to this subchapter; and
(3) "Indigent person" means a person who, at the time his or her need is determined, is without sufficient funds or assets to employ an attorney or afford other necessary expenses incidental thereto.
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