2010 Tennessee Code
Title 40 - Criminal Procedure
Chapter 6 - Warrants
Part 2 - Arrest Warrants
40-6-201 - “Warrant of arrest” defined.

40-6-201. “Warrant of arrest” defined.

A warrant of arrest is an order, in writing, stating the substance of the complaint, directed to a proper officer, signed by a magistrate, and commanding the arrest of the defendant.

[Code 1858, § 5023; Shan., § 6982; Code 1932, § 11521; T.C.A. (orig. ed.), § 40-706.]  

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