The Director of the Bureau of Prisons shall order that a prisoner who has been charged in an indictment or information with, or convicted of, a State felony, be transferred to an official detention facility within such State prior to his release from a Federal prison facility if-
If more than one request is presented with respect to a prisoner, the Director shall determine which request should receive preference. The expenses of such transfer shall be borne by the State requesting the transfer.
18 U.S.C. § 3623
PRIOR PROVISIONSFor a prior section 3623, applicable to offenses committed prior to Nov. 1, 1987, see note set out preceding sectionof this title.
EFFECTIVE DATESection effective Nov. 1, 1987, and applicable only to offenses committed after the taking effect of this section, see section 235(a)(1) of Pub. L. 98-473 set out as a note under sectionof this title.