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48-3107.(KCMJ Art. 46b) Process of military courts. (a) Military courts may issue any process or mandate necessary to carry into effect their powers. Such a court may issue subpoenas and subpoenasduces tecum and enforce by attachment attendance of witnesses and production of books and records, when it is within the state and the witnesses, books and records sought are also so located.

(b) Process and mandates may be issued by summary courts-martial, provost courts, or the president or military judge of other military courts and may be directed to and may be executed by the marshals of the military court or any peace officer and shall be in such form as may be prescribed by regulations issued under this code.

(c) All officers to whom process or mandates may be so directed shall execute them and make return of their acts thereunder according to the requirements of those documents. Except as otherwise specifically provided in this code, no such officer may demand or require payment of any fee or charge for receiving, executing, or returning such a process or mandate or for any service in connection therewith.

(d) The president of any court-martial, and any summary court officer, shall have authority to issue, under such president's or officer's hand, in the name of the state of Kansas, directed to any county sheriff, or chief law enforcement officer of a county, whose duty it shall be to serve or execute the same in the same manner in which like process is served or executed when issued by a magistrate, all necessary process, subpoenas, attachments, warrants or arrest and warrant of commitment.

History: L. 1972, ch. 203, § 48-3107; L. 1988, ch. 191, § 63; July 1.



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