HOUSE BILL No. 6004

 

December 2, 2014, Introduced by Rep. Price and referred to the Committee on Local Government.

 

     A bill to amend 1917 PA 78, entitled

 

"An act to establish and to provide for the conduct and maintenance

of work farms, factories or shops in counties of this state and to

authorize the confinement of convicted persons therein and to

provide for the punishment of such persons for breaking or

attempting to break out; and to permit counties not operating work

farms, factories or shops to contract for the care of their

prisoners with counties operating such farms, factories or shops,"

 

by amending section 8 (MCL 801.208).

 

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:

 

     Sec. 8. The county board of supervisors commissioners of any a

 

county of the state, that does not owning or operating own or

 

operate a work farm, factory, or shop under the provisions of this

 

act , shall have full power and authority to may enter into an

 

agreement with any a commission organized under this act to receive

 

and keep in or on their the commission's work farm, factory, or

 


shop , any person or persons who may be has been sentenced to

 

confinement by any court or magistrate in any of said counties, a

 

term of imprisonment for any term of not more than 6 months.

 

Whenever such If a county board of commissioners enters into an

 

agreement shall have been made it shall be the duty of under this

 

section prior to January 1, 2015, the county board of supervisors

 

for any county in behalf of which such agreement shall have been

 

made, to give commissioners shall provide public notice thereof in

 

some by publication in a newspaper published within said the

 

county. If a county board of commissioners enters into an agreement

 

under this section on or after January 1, 2015, the county board of

 

commissioners shall provide tier B public notice under the local

 

government public notice act.

 

     Enacting section 1. This amendatory act does not take effect

 

unless House Bill No. 5560 of the 97th Legislature is enacted into

 

law.