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Worcester County, MD
 
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Any prisoner who may be confined to the county jail as an adult under sentence imposed by any court of lawful jurisdiction may be required to perform labor on municipal or county streets or property under the supervision of the governing body of the municipality or the appropriate county agency or department. The officer or other person having such prisoners in charge shall be responsible for the safekeeping and transportation of such prisoners to and from the county jail. No prisoner shall be required to perform such labor whose health, in the opinion of the jail physician, is not in a condition to perform the same, and no prisoner shall be required to perform such labor for more than eight hours each day. Each prisoner satisfactorily performing such labor shall be entitled to receive one dollar per day from the county for said labor.