§21-6-9. Enforcement of article.
It is the duty of the state commissioner of labor, and of his
or her authorized representatives within the division of labor, to
enforce the provisions of this article. To aid in enforcement, the
commissioner and his or her representatives are authorized to
enter and inspect any place or establishment covered by this
article, and to have access to all files and records of employers
the inspection of which is pertinent to the objects and purposes of
this article. School officials, including truancy officers, shall
lend to the commissioner all possible assistance toward
effectuating such objects and purposes.