§7-3-7a. Bonds for construction or renovation of county jail or
regional correctional center.
The county commissions of the several counties are hereby
authorized to issue revenue bonds for the purpose of constructing,
reconstructing and renovating any jail facility used for county
prisoners or a regional correctional center for either adult or
youth offenders which is developed jointly by one or more counties;
and for the purpose of retiring the bonds, the county commission
may pledge for a period not to exceed twenty years, the funds
available to the county under the provisions of section fifteen,
article five of this chapter.