§25-1-11b. Appointment of deputy warden; duties; bond.
The warden of a correctional institution, with the approval of the commissioner, shall hire a deputy warden. The deputy warden's duties shall be fixed by the warden, as approved by the commissioner. In the absence of the warden the deputy warden shall perform all the duties required of the warden. The deputy warden shall be bonded by the board of risk and insurance management.