Title 40
Human Services

Chapter 11
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.