Biennial Report of the Board of Control of the Michigan State Public School for Dependent and Ill-Treated Children

Biennial Report of the Board of Control of the Michigan State Public School for Dependent and Ill-Treated Children

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1890 edition. Excerpt: ...notice to other than the parents. The record of the proceedings shall show who, if any one, appeared in behalf of the child on such examination. Sec. 13. That if on such examination the said Judge shall find that the said child is dependent on the public for support, is over two and under twelve years of age, and is sound in mind and body, he shall enter such finding by a proper order in the journal of the Probate Court in his office certifying that the child is dependent on the public for support and is entitled to admission to the State Public School at Coldwater, and ordering that it be taken to said School by the Superintendents of the poor and admitted therein, and shall deliver to the said Superintendents of the Poor a certified copy of such order, which shall contain, besides said findings, a statement of the facts that are herein required to be inquired into, so far as they have been ascertained; and that said Superintendents of the Poor shall deliver such copy, with said child, at said School to the Superintendent thereof, as soon as practicable after the making of such order. That upon entering such order the parents of said child shall be released from all parental duties toward and responsibility for such child, and shall thereafter have no rights over or to the custody, services or earnings of such child, except in cases where said Board may, as herein provided, restore the child to its parents. Sec. 14. The object of this act is to provide a temporary home for dependent children in said School where they shall be retained only until they can be placed in family homes. The said Board is hereby made the legal guardian of all children who shall be received in said School, and it shall be its duty to use special diligence in providing...show more

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  • Paperback | 34 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 82g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236619560
  • 9781236619563