(1) All persons confined in any state, county, or city prison or jail shall be examined,
and if infected, treated for venereal diseases by the health authorities. The prison authorities of every state, county, or city prison or jail shall make
available to the health authorities such portion of the prison or jail as may be necessary
for a clinic or hospital wherein all persons suffering with venereal disease at the
time of the expiration of their terms of imprisonment, shall be isolated and treated
at public expense until cured.
(2) The department may require persons suffering with venereal disease at the time
of the expiration of their terms of imprisonment to report for treatment to a licensed
physician or physician assistant or submit to treatment provided at public expense
in lieu of isolation. Nothing in this section shall interfere with the service of any sentence imposed
by a court as a punishment for the commission of crime.
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