Title 16

Chapter 21
Health and Safety of Pupils

R.I. Gen. Laws § 16-21-36

§ 16-21-36. Duty to report — Posting child abuse hotline telephone number.

Each public or private school in the state shall post a notice that contains the statewide, toll-free telephone number, established and implemented by the department of children, youth and families pursuant to § 40-11-3 for the receipt of reports concerning the suspicion of child abuse and neglect or that a child has been a victim of sexual abuse by another child, in a conspicuous, high-traffic area accessed and widely used by the students in each school.

History of Section.
P.L. 2016, ch. 63, § 1; P.L. 2016, ch. 465, § 1.