Section 11-14-13

Construction and arrangement of county jail.

The county jail must be of sufficient size and strength to contain and keep securely the prisoners which may be confined therein and must contain at least two apartments, properly ventilated so as to secure the health of those confined therein: One for men and one for women.

(Code 1852, §769; Code 1867, §903; Code 1876, §821; Code 1886, §892; Code 1896, §1407; Code 1907, §136; Code 1923, §215; Code 1940, T. 12, §188.)