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Chapter 26  |  Article 26 - 1  |  Section 2
WVC 26- CHAPTER 26. STATE BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS.
WVC 26 - 1 - ARTICLE 1. CHILDREN'S HOME.

WVC 26 - 1 - 1 §26-1-1. West Virginia Children's Home.
The West Virginia Children's Home, heretofore established, shall be continued, and shall be managed, directed and controlled by the state department of welfare.

WVC 26 - 1 - 2 §26-1-2. Admission of children.
The state department of welfare shall admit to the home children surrendered or otherwise placed in its custody in any manner authorized by law; and the children shall be kept, maintained and educated therein until they can be placed by legal authority in suitable homes elsewhere.

WVC 26 - 1 - 3 §26-1-3. Superintendent; establishment of rules.
The commissioner of welfare shall appoint a superintendent of the children's home. The superintendent shall establish and post rules for operation of the home, subject to approval of the commissioner.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
The WV Code Online is an unofficial copy of the annotated WV Code, provided as a convenience. It has NOT been edited for publication, and is not in any way official or authoritative.


Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
The WV Code Online is an unofficial copy of the annotated WV Code, provided as a convenience. It has NOT been edited for publication, and is not in any way official or authoritative.
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