Delinquent and Dependent Children

O'Rourke Children's Center

SECTION 14-4-4

§ 14-4-4 Registration of children under care of department.

The department of children, youth, and families shall provide a book in which shall be registered: (1) the names, ages, and places of birth of the children under its care; (2) the residence of the parents or guardians as nearly as can be ascertained; (3) the date when each child is received and from what city or town, and when he or she leaves the center; and (4) whenever a child is placed in a family, the name, residence, and occupation of the family. That book shall be open at all times for the inspection of the probate clerks and the directors of public welfare of the several cities and towns of the state.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 87, § 10; G.L. 1909, ch. 102, § 10; G.L. 1923, ch. 114, § 5; G.L. 1938, ch. 66, § 4; G.L. 1956, § 14-4-4.)