Laws of Wisconsin Relating to Public Charities and Matters Pertaining to the State Board of Control of Reformatory, Charitable and Penal Institutions
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ...)--County. ) To the Sheriff of said County: Whereas, the proper authority has decided that.--., a patient in the hospital for the insane from this county, be removed from the hospital: You are therefore commanded forthwith to remove such patient and to return him to the poorhouse or jail in the county whence he was taken to the hospital, or to the county asylum of the county of. Witness my hand and the seal of the county court of said county, this day of, A. D. IS--., County Judge. Immediately upon receiving such warrant the sheriff shall forthwith execute the same and return it to such judge. If any county judge shall refuse or neglect for the space of five days after receiving such notice to issue and deliver to the sheriff such warrant, or if the sheriff shall refuse to receive the same," or neglect for twenty days after receiving it to demand such patient, the superintendent may appoint some suitable person to remove such patient at the expense of the county. Funds for patient. Section 598. When any patient is discharged as cured the superintendent shall furnish him with suitable clothing and a sum of money not exceeding twenty dollars, unless otherwise supplied, all of which shall be charged to the county from which such patient was sent; but if such patient was not a resident of any county, such money and clothing shall be furnished at the expense of the state. Transfer of patients--Payment to county by state. Section 599. The state board of control may transfer patients from one hospital or asylum to another if in their judgment it is for the best interest of the patient to be so transferred; and may, whenever in their opinion it would be for the benefit of patients in either of the state iiospitals.to remove therefrom any of...
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