TITLE 14
Delinquent and Dependent Children

CHAPTER 14-4
O'Rourke Children's Center

SECTION 14-4-1


§ 14-4-1 Responsibility for control and maintenance of center.

The control and maintenance of the state home and school for dependent and neglected children shall be vested in the department of children, youth, and families. The school shall be known as the Doctor Patrick I. O'Rourke children's center of Rhode Island. The department shall establish a system of government for the children's center and shall make all necessary rules and regulations for imparting instruction for the proper training of the children.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 87, §§ 1, 6; G.L. 1909, ch. 102, §§ 1, 6; impl. am. P.L. 1917, ch. 1470, art. 1, § 3; G.L. 1923, ch. 114, § 1; G.L. 1938, ch. 66, § 1; P.L. 1948, ch. 2114, § 1; impl. am. P.L. 1951, ch. 2724, § 2; G.L. 1956, § 14-4-1; Reorg. Plan No. 1, 1970.)