Abused and Neglected Children
R.I. Gen. Laws § 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 ensure 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.