Texas Human Resources Code - Section 141.054. Contracts For Out-Of-State Juvenile Inmates
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§ 141.054. CONTRACTS FOR OUT-OF-STATE JUVENILE
INMATES. (a) The only entities other than the state authorized to
operate a correctional facility to house in this state juvenile
inmates convicted of offenses committed against the laws of another
state of the United States are:
(1) a county or municipality; and
(2) a private vendor operating a correctional facility
under a contract with a county or municipality.
(b) The commission shall develop rules, procedures, and
minimum standards applicable to county or private correctional
facilities housing out-of-state juvenile inmates. A contract made
under Subsection (a) of this section shall require the county,
municipality, or private vendor to operate the facility in
compliance with minimum standards adopted by the commission.
Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 318, § 9, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.
Last modified: August 11, 2007