Chapter 3, § 310: Federal Public and Community Defenders
Guide to Judiciary Policy, Vol 7 Defender Services, Part B International Prisoner Transfer Proceedings, Chapter 3: Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses
(a) Federal public and community defenders appointed to provide representation in international prisoner transfer proceedings under 18 U.S.C. § 4109(a)(2) and (b) must obtain travel authorizations from the Defender Services Office (DSO) of the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts (AO), 202-502-3030.
(b) Travel vouchers, with supporting documentation, are to be submitted to the local clerk of court for reimbursement of expenses.
(c) A copy of the paid travel voucher must be forwarded to AO-DSO.
(d) The AO will initiate action to obtain reimbursement of expenses from the U.S. Department of State. See: 18 U.S.C. § 4109(a)(2).
Last substantive revision (Transmittal GR-17) January 20, 2010
Last revised (minor technical changes) July 6, 2016