Authorities3/26/2017 Jail Authorities Act § 53.1-95.2. Jail authorityThe governing bodies of two or more counties, cities, or towns or a combination thereof may by concurrent ordinances or resolutions or by agreement, create a jail authority. Such authority shall be subject to all rights, privileges, and obligations contained in Chapter 3 (§ 53.1-68 et seq.) of this title.1990, c. 837; 1992, c. 421 .§ 53.1-95.20. Duty to prescribe rules and regulationsIt shall be the duty of an authority created pursuant to this article to prescribe rules and regulations, not inconsistent with standards of the State Board of Corrections, for the operation of the project or projects constructed under the provisions of this article.1990, c. 837 .§ 53.1-95.21. Supplemental and additional powersThe foregoing sections of this article shall be deemed to provide an additional and alternative method for the performance of acts authorized thereby, shall be regarded as supplemental and additional to powers conferred by other laws, and shall not be regarded as in derogation of any powers now existing.1990, c. 837 .§ 53.1-95.22. Liberal constructionThis article, being necessary for the welfare of the Commonwealth and its inhabitants, shall be liberally construed to effect the purposes thereof.1990, c. 837 .§ 53.1-95.23. RepealedRepealed by Acts 2015, c. 709, cl. 2.§ 53.1-95.24. Inconsistent laws inapplicableAll other general or special laws inconsistent with any provision of this article are hereby declared to be inapplicable to the provisions of this article.1990, c. 837 .