§9-2-4. Organization of department of welfare.
Within limits of state appropriations and federal grants and
subject to provisions of state and federal laws, rules and
regulations, the commissioner shall organize the department into
such offices, divisions, agencies and other administrative units,
and, consistent with the requirements of article six, chapter
twenty-nine of this code, shall appoint and employ for the
department such deputies, assistants and employees, as may in his
judgment be necessary or desirable to carry out fully and in an
orderly, efficient and economical manner the powers, duties and
responsibilities of the department and of his office.