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Penal Code - PEN

PART 3. OF IMPRISONMENT AND THE DEATH PENALTY [2000 - 10007]

  ( Part 3 repealed and added by Stats. 1941, Ch. 106. )
  

TITLE 1. IMPRISONMENT OF MALE PRISONERS IN STATE PRISONS [2000 - 3105]

  ( Title 1 repealed and added by Stats. 1941, Ch. 106. )
  

CHAPTER 5. Employment of Prisoners [2700 - 2792]

  ( Heading of Chapter 5 amended by Stats. 1941, Ch. 893. )
  

ARTICLE 1.5. Joint Venture Program [2717.1 - 2717.9]
  ( Article 1.5 added November 6, 1990, by initiative Proposition 139, Sec. 5. )

  
2717.1.  

Definitions.

(a) For the purposes of this section, joint venture program means a contract entered into between the Director of Corrections and any public entity, nonprofit or for profit entity, organization, or business for the purpose of employing inmate labor.

(b) Joint venture employer means any public entity, nonprofit or for profit entity, organization, or business which contracts with the Director of Corrections for the purpose of employing inmate labor.

(Added November 6, 1990, by initiative Proposition 139.)