SB 0818 Prisons shall provide laundry or linen services only to state departments and employees
LR Number:3525S.02C Fiscal Note:3525-02
Committee:Elections, Veterans' Affairs & Corrections
Last Action:05/12/00 - S Inf Calendar S Bills for Perfection w/SCS Journal page:
Title:SCS SBs 818 & 564
Effective Date:August 28, 2000
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Current Bill Summary

SCS/SBs 818 & 564 - This act authorizes the Vocational Enterprises Program of the Department of Corrections to provide laundry or linen services only to any political subdivision of the state, department, agency or institution of the state and any state employee. Any contract for laundry or linen services in existence on August 28, 2000, will continue to exist.

This act also prohibits private companies or individuals from operating private jails or correctional facilities. It does not prohibit the state from contracting with private companies to provide facilities for specific programs, and exempts the Division of Youth Services from the provisions of Section 221.232 of this act.