West Virginia Code
2 - COLORED CHILDREN'S HOME
3 - HOME FOR AGED AND INFIRM MEN AN
4 - HOME FOR AGED AND INFIRM COLORE
5 - JACKIE WITHROW HOSPITAL
5A - TUBERCULOSIS CONTROL
6 - DENMAR STATE HOSPITAL
7 - BERKELEY SPRINGS SANITARIUM
8 - EMERGENCY HOSPITALS
9 - HOPEMONT STATE HOSPITAL
10 - HOSPITALS, HOMES AND SANITARI
11 - STATE EXTENDED CARE AND EMERG
CHAPTER 26. STATE BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS.
ARTICLE 1. CHILDREN'S HOME.
The West Virginia Children's Home, heretofore established, shall be continued, and shall be managed, directed and controlled by the state department of welfare.
The state department of welfare shall admit to the home children surrendered or otherwise placed in its custody in any manner authorized by law; and the children shall be kept, maintained and educated therein until they can be placed by legal authority in suitable homes elsewhere.
The commissioner of welfare shall appoint a superintendent of the children's home. The superintendent shall establish and post rules for operation of the home, subject to approval of the commissioner.