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 Chapter 221 Jails and Jailers 
221.020   Sheriffs to be jailers, exception, Clay County. (7/6/1994)
221.025   Electronic monitoring permitted, when — credit of time against period of confinement. (1/1/2017)
221.030   Coroner to be jailer, when. (8/28/1939)
221.040   Sheriff and jailer to receive prisoners — penalty for refusal — medical exams required. (8/28/2007)
221.044   Persons under eighteen may not be confined in adult jails, exceptions — commitment to juvenile detention facilities, when. (1/1/2021)
221.050   Separation of prisoners. (8/28/2018)
221.060   Prisoners to have certain privileges. (8/28/1972)
221.065   Feminine hygiene products, available at no cost to female persons in custody. (7/14/2021)
221.070   Prisoners liable for cost of imprisonment — certification of outstanding debt. (8/28/2013)
221.080   County commission to bear certain expenses. (8/28/1949)
221.095   Private jails, defined — reports of possible criminal violations required — missing prisoners, requirements. (8/28/2009)
221.097   Private jails — prisoners to be confined separately, when — health care services, adequate care required — limitation on contracts with private jails. (8/28/2009)
221.102   Canteen or commissary in county jail authorized — revenues to be kept in separate account — fund created. (8/28/2013)
221.105   Boarding of prisoners — amount expended, how fixed, how paid, limit — reimbursement by state, when. (8/28/2021)
221.111   Delivery or concealment on premises of narcotics, liquor, or prohibited articles, penalties — visitation denied, when — personal items permitted to be posted — expungement, when. (8/28/2019)
221.120   Medicine and medical attention for prisoners, definitions. (8/28/2023)
221.122   Repayment for medical care to be term of probation, parole or conditional release. (8/28/1995)
221.125   Suspension of MO HealthNet medical assistance in lieu of termination, when. (8/28/2019)
221.130   Contagious disease — certification of physician — order for removal. (8/28/1939)
221.150   Shackling of prisoner, how paid. (8/28/1949)
221.160   Criminal costs, how paid. (8/28/1939)
221.170   Prisoners, leave from jail, when — compensation earned on leave, how applied — three-fourths rule (certain cities and counties). (8/28/1973)
221.230   Jail of another county to be used, when. (8/28/1939)
221.240   Sheriff to take prisoners before circuit court. (1/2/1979)
221.250   Failure of sheriff to comply with section 221.240 — penalty. (8/28/1949)
221.260   Commitment from another county, expenses, how paid. (8/28/1939)
221.270   Jailer to receive and keep United States prisoners. (8/28/1939)
221.280   Penalty for failure to receive and keep United States prisoners. (8/28/1939)
221.290   United States to pay for use of jails. (8/28/1939)
221.300   Grand jury to visit jail, when. (8/28/1939)
221.310   Humane treatment of prisoners. (8/28/1939)
221.320   Board of visitors — appointment — terms. (8/28/2003)
221.330   Organization of board. (8/28/1939)
221.340   Duties of board. (8/28/2003)
221.350   Board to make yearly report. (8/28/2003)
221.353   Damage to jail property, class E felony. (1/1/2017)
221.400   Regional jail districts may be established, procedure, contents, holding of prisoners. (8/28/1997)
221.402   Regional jail districts, powers. (8/28/1997)
221.405   Commission — members, vacancies, budget. (8/28/1997)
221.407   Regional jail district sales tax authorized, ballot language — special trust fund established — expiration date. (8/28/2016)
221.410   Powers, duties. (8/28/1997)
221.415   Director, duties — salary. (7/6/1994)
221.420   Use of regional jail, purpose — county may keep its own jail. (7/6/1994)
221.425   Regional jail district solely liable for its debts — income exempt from state taxes. (8/28/1997)
221.430   District income, distribution upon dissolution. (8/28/1997)
221.500   Construction bids for a minimum security facility — commissioner of administration to contract with. (7/14/1997)
221.503   MULES to be notified of escape of a dangerous felon from certain jails and detention facilities, when, information to be included. (8/28/2011)
221.510   Pending outstanding warrants in MULES and NCIC systems, inquiry conducted, when (Jake's Law). (8/28/2009)
221.515   Jailers authorized to serve arrest warrants on inmates — jailers may carry firearms, when — escaped prisoners, power of jailer to arrest. (8/28/2008)
 - Cross References
Construction of facilities by private entities, notice required, 217.138
Identification system for prisoners, requirements, 217.310 to 217.325
Inmates, sexual contact with, crime of, penalty, consent not a defense, 566.145
Jails and courthouses, erection of, where, 49.310, 71.300
Jails, county, use of by city, 479.180
Jails, special charter cities of 10,000 or less may establish, 81.090
Money or property found on prisoner to be taken by sheriff upon commitment, use, 542.300
Officer executing extradition warrant may confine prisoner in county jail, 548.121
Persons confined without warrant entitled to release, when, rights of prisoner, 544.170
Prisoners of the state may be housed and maintained in city and county jails, costs, 217.138
Special terms of court for trial of prisoner, when, 545.850, 545.860
St. Louis City, house arrest program, jailer's duties, 217.543
Testimony of prisoner, how obtained, 491.230 to 491.270
Workhouses in towns and cities, confinement in, 546.880, 546.890

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