§8-23-7. Contract between public agencies for one public agency to
perform a service, etc., for another public agency.
Any one or more public agencies are hereby empowered and
authorized to contract with any one or more other public agencies
for the performance of any governmental service, activity or
undertaking which each public agency entering into the contract is
authorized by law to perform, provided that such contract shall be
authorized by the governing body of each party to the contract.
Such contract shall set forth fully the purposes, power, authority,
rights, objectives and responsibilities of the contracting parties.
Any contracting party may make such payments for the performance of
such service, activity or undertaking and as reimbursement for
expenses incurred with respect thereto, as may be specified in the
contract, and the public agency to which such payments are to be
made is hereby empowered and authorized to receive the same.