as introduced - 91st Legislature (2019 - 2020) Posted on 02/11/2019 02:18pm
A bill for an act
relating to public safety; modifying jail inmate transfer provisions; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 631.412.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 631.412, is amended to read:
new text beginnew text endwhen a sheriff or other correctional officer has
custody of a person charged with or convicted of a crime and transfers that person more
than 100 miles, that sheriff or other correctional officer shall provide the transferee with a
custodial escort of the same sex as the transferee. A sheriff may employ, when the occasion
exists, a suitable person to carry out this section. The expenses of the person's employment
must be paid out of county funds not otherwise appropriated.
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