[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the County of Rappahannock 11-5-2012. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Pursuant to § 53.1-128 of the Code of Virginia, the County of Rappahannock establishes a workforce consisting of:
Every person 18 years of age or older who is convicted and confined for any violation of a local ordinance or who is confined as a punishment for failure to pay a required fine; and
Participation on the workforce shall be with the approval of and under the supervision of the Sheriff.
Such workforces are authorized to work on:
Public property or works owned, leased or operated by the commonwealth or the County;
A privately operated national park on federal land;
Any property owned by a nonprofit organization that is exempt from taxation under 26 U.S.C. § 501(c)(3) or (c)(4) and that is organized and operated exclusively for charitable or social welfare purposes, whether the same is located within such County, city or town, or elsewhere; or
Owned or occupied by an elderly or indigent person or persons where such property has been identified by a citizens housing advisory committee as needing rehabilitation or repair, and the property owner has consented to such work; or
Classified as or used as a cemetery where such property has been abandoned and where on such property exist nuisances that have been identified by a municipal corporation for abatement or removal pursuant to § 15.2-1115, Code of Virginia or a similar local ordinance.