§7-9-21. Payment of fine.
When a person is committed to such workhouse under sentence
that he stand committed to such workhouse until the fine and costs
of prosecution assessed against him are paid, as provided in
section eighteen, such person may pay in money, in whole or in
part, to the board of workhouse directors, such fine and costs
assessed against him, and such board shall receive and turn the
same, quarterly, into the treasury of the county from which such
person was committed: Provided,
That such person was so committed
for the violation of any law of the state; and when any person so
committed for the violation of an ordinance of a municipal
corporation shall make such payment to such board, it shall be its
duty to receive and quarterly turn the same into the treasury of
the municipal corporation from which such person was committed.