2018 Tennessee Code
Title 40 - Criminal Procedure
Chapter 9 - Uniform Criminal Extradition Act
§ 40-9-102. Chapter definitions.
- As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise requires:
(1) "Executive authority" includes the governor, and any person performing the functions of governor in a state other than this state;
(2) "Governor" includes any person performing the functions of governor by authority of the law of this state; and
(3) "State," referring to a state other than this state, refers to any other state or territory organized or unorganized of the United States.