§ 950.001 Regional jails; establishment, operation
§ 950.002 County work camps
§ 950.01 Confinement in jail of another county
§ 950.02 Removal to jail of another county
§ 950.03 County jailers to receive United States prisoners
§ 950.04 Penalty for neglect of duty in keeping prisoners of the United States
§ 950.061 Unlawful for male and female prisoners to be confined together
§ 950.09 Malpractice by jailers

Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 950 - Jails and Jailers

  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: includes individuals, children, firms, associations, joint adventures, partnerships, estates, trusts, business trusts, syndicates, fiduciaries, corporations, and all other groups or combinations. See Florida Statutes 1.01