PUBLIC LAW 98-473—OCT. 12, 1984
98 STAT. 2001
rently shall be treated for administrative purposes as a single, aggregate term of imprisonment. "§ 3585. Calculation of a term of imprisonment "(a) COMMENCEMENT OF SENTENCE.—A sentence to a term of imprisonment commences on the date the defendant is received in custody awaiting transportation to, or arrives voluntarily to commence service of sentence at, the official detention facility at which the sentence is to be served. "(b) CREDIT FOR PRIOR CUSTODY.—A defendant shall be given credit toward the service of a term of imprisonment for any time he has spent in official detention prior to the date the sentence commences— "(1) as a result of the offense for which the sentence was imposed; or "(2) as a result of any other charge for which the defendant was arrested after the commission of the offense for which the sentence was imposed; that has not been credited against another sentence. "§ 3586. Implementation of a sentence of imprisonment "The implementation of a sentence of imprisonment is governed by the provisions of subchapter C of chapter 229 and, if the sentence includes a term of supervised release, by the provisions of subchapter A of chapter 229.
18 USC 3585.
18 USC 3586. Post, p. 2007.
"CHAPTER 229—POSTSENTENCE ADMINISTRATION "Subchapter "A. Probation "B. Fines "C. Imprisonment
3601 3611 3621 "SUBCHAPTER A—PROBATION
"3601. Supervision of probation. "3602. Appointment of probation officers. "3603. Duties of probation officers. "3604. Transportation of a probationer. "3605. Transfer of jurisdiction over a probationer. "3606. Arrest and return of a probationer. "3607. Special probation and expungement procedures for drug possessor.
"SUBCHAPTER A—PROBATION "§ 3601. Supervision of probation 18 USC 3601. "A person who has been sentenced to probation pursuant to the provisions of subchapter B of chapter 227, or placed on probation Ante, p. 1992. pursuant to the provisions of chapter 403, or placed on supervised 18 USC 5031 et release pursuant to the provisions of section 3583, shall, during the seq. term imposed, be supervised by a probation officer to the degree warranted by the conditions specified by the sentencing court. "§ 3602. Appointment of probation officers "(a) APPOINTMENT.—A district court of the United States shall appoint qualified persons to serve, with or without compensation, as probation officers within the jurisdiction and under the direction of the court making the appointment. The court may, for cause, remove a probation officer appointed to serve with compensation,
18 USC 3602.