Section 14-4-8Work on public roads - Tobacco allowance and noon meals.
The county commission of each of the several counties may, in its discretion, provide for, and authorize, payment from county funds of a tobacco allowance for every county convict who is worked on the public roads and streets within the county and may also buy, or authorize the sheriff to buy, noon meals for such convicts as may be actually engaged in such work.
(Acts 1963, No. 537, p. 1155.)