42 Pa. C.S. § 5919

Current through P.A. Acts 2021-14
Section 5919 - Depositions in criminal matters

The testimony of witnesses taken in accordance with section 5325 (relating to when and how a deposition may be taken outside this Commonwealth) may be read in evidence upon the trial of any criminal matter unless it shall appear at the trial that the witness whose deposition has been taken is in attendance, or has been or can be served with a subpoena to testify, or his attendance otherwise procured, in which case the deposition shall not be admissible.

42 Pa.C.S. § 5919

1978, April 28, P.L. 202, No. 53, § 10(72), effective June 27, 1978. Amended 1980, Oct. 5, P.L. 693, No. 142, § 501(a), effective in 60 days.