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Act 15 of 1968
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Act 15 of 1968

AN ACT to provide for the employment of inmate labor in the correctional institutions of this state; to provide for the employment of inmate labor in certain private enterprises under certain conditions; to provide for certain powers and duties of the department of corrections, the governor, and other officers and agencies in relation to correctional institutions; to provide for the requisitioning and disbursement of correctional industries products; to provide for the disposition of the proceeds of correctional industries and farms; to provide for purchasing and accounting procedures; to regulate the sale or disposition of inmate labor and products; to provide for the requisitioning, purchases, and supply of correctional industries products; to provide penalties for violations of this act; and to repeal acts and parts of acts.

History: 1968, Act 15, Imd. Eff. Apr. 5, 1968 ;-- Am. 1980, Act 245, Eff. Oct. 1, 1980 ;-- Am. 1990, Act 24, Imd. Eff. Mar. 7, 1990 ;-- Am. 1996, Act 537, Imd. Eff. Jan. 13, 1997

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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 800.321SectionCorrectional industries act; short title.
Section 800.322Section“Correctional industries products” and “correctional institution” defined.
Section 800.323SectionCommission of corrections; authority and duties.
Section 800.324SectionCommission of corrections; powers; participation in prison industry enhancement certification program.
Section 800.325SectionCorrectional industries revolving fund; crediting money collected from inmate labor; expenditures.
Section 800.326SectionSale, exchange, or purchase of correctional industries products; use of agricultural product produced on correctional farm; use of inmate labor; assignment of prison labor to private contractor; determination by department; participation by member of legislature; limitation.
Section 800.327SectionEmployment of inmates; types of employment.
Section 800.327aSectionAssignment of inmates to work in private manufacturing or service enterprise.
Section 800.328SectionCorrectional industries products; duties of director of department of management and budget.
Section 800.329SectionPurchase and sale of similar finished goods, materials, or equipment.
Section 800.330SectionCorrectional institution maintained by political subdivision; sale or disposal of products; MCL 800.328 and 800.329 inapplicable.
Section 800.331SectionIntent of act; correctional industries as total self-supporting system; methods of purchasing and accounting.
Section 800.332SectionSchedule of payments or allowances to inmates or dependents.
Section 800.333SectionViolation of act by public officer; penalty.
Section 800.334SectionViolation of act; misdemeanor.
Section 800.335SectionRepealed. 1980, Act 245, Eff. Oct. 1, 1980.
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