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609.2232 CONSECUTIVE SENTENCES FOR ASSAULTS COMMITTED BY STATE
PRISON INMATES.
If an inmate of a state correctional facility is convicted of violating section 609.221, 609.222,
609.223, 609.2231, or 609.224, while confined in the facility, the sentence imposed for the assault
shall be executed and run consecutively to any unexpired portion of the offender's earlier sentence.
The inmate is not entitled to credit against the sentence imposed for the assault for time served in
confinement for the earlier sentence. The inmate shall serve the sentence for the assault in a state
correctional facility even if the assault conviction was for a misdemeanor or gross misdemeanor.
History: 1997 c 239 art 9 s 37