Bureau publication (United States. Children's Bureau). no. 104, 1922, Issue 104

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1922
 

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Page 15 - An act to regulate the treatment and control of dependent, neglected, and delinquent children...
Page 9 - If the parent or parents of such dependent or neglected child are poor and unable to properly care for the said child, but are otherwise proper guardians and it is for the welfare of such child to remain at home, the court may enter an order finding such facts and fixing the amount of money necessary to enable the parent or parents to properly care for such child, and thereupon it shall be the duty of the County Board, through its County Agent or otherwise, to pay...
Page 12 - ... or with any vicious or disreputable person ; or has a home which by reason of neglect, cruelty or depravity, on the part of its parents, guardian or any other person in whose care it may be, is an unfit place for such...
Page 3 - Neither the General Assembly nor any county, city, town, township, school district, or other public corporation, shall ever make any appropriation or pay from any public fund whatever, anything in aid of any church or sectarian purpose, or to help support or sustain any school, academy, seminary, college, university, or other literary or scientific institution controlled by any church or sectarian denomination whatever...
Page 92 - ... in behalf of such child; and it shall be the duty of such guardian, institution, or association, within ten days after such citation, to make such report either in writing verified by affidavit, or verbally under oath in open court, or otherwise as the court shall direct, and upon the hearing...
Page 27 - He must be a student of and deeply interested in the problems of philanthropy and child life, as well as a lover of children. He must be able to understand the boys...
Page 4 - Chicago, and we ought to have a "children's judge," who should attend to no other business. We want some place of detention for those children other than a prison.
Page 79 - ... for the adoption of such child may be pending, and to consent to such adoption; and such consent shall be sufficient to authorize the court where the adoption preceedings are pending to enter a proper order or decree of adoption without further notice to, or consent by the parents or relatives of such child...
Page 2 - All courts of competent jurisdiction are hereby authorized to exercise their discretion, in sending juvenile offenders to the county jails, in accordance with the laws made and provided, or in sending them to the reform school.
Page 95 - But the acts also provided 16 that any girl committed to an industrial school or any boy committed to a training school might be " discharged therefrom at any time, in accordance with the rules thereof, where, in the judgment of the officers and trustees, the good of the girl (or boy) or the school would be promoted by such discharge," and discharge might also be ordered by the governor of the State.

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