Human Services

Abused and Neglected Children

SECTION 40-11-8

§ 40-11-8. Injury control unit.

The department shall establish a statewide injury control unit to make possible more intensive protective services to high risk families with children, and close coordination with a variety of community groups, medical facilities, and medical groups to assure early detection and reporting of known or suspected abuse to protect the physical and mental well being of children.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1976, ch. 91, § 2.)