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Prior Custody Credit - Immigration

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US Code - Section 3585: Calculation of a term of imprisonment

(a) Commencement of Sentence. - A sentence to a term ofimprisonment commences on the date the defendant is received incustody awaiting transportation to, or arrives voluntarily tocommence service of sentence at, the official detention facility atwhich the sentence is to be served.(b) Credit for Prior Custody. - A defendant shall be given credittoward the service of a term of imprisonment for any time he hasspent in official detention prior to the date the sentencecommences -(1) as a result of the offense for which the sentence wasimposed; or(2) as a result of any other charge for which the defendant wasarrested after the commission of the offense for which thesentence was imposed;that has not been credited against another sentence.