§49-7-10. Maintenance of delinquent child by convicted person.
If the sentence of the person found guilty is suspended, the
court or judge may make it a condition of suspending sentence that
the person pay for whatever treatment and care may be required for
the welfare of such child, and for its support and maintenance
while in the custody of the department, person, or institution, and
any other expense that may have resulted from, or be necessary
because of, the act or acts of the person found guilty.