Comments

Digital copy of Exhibit RW7: Letter from the Medical Officer of Health R N McKinstry to Her Majesty's Attorney General C S Harrison. Used by Richard William Whitehead in his witness statement to the Inquiry dated 1 September 2014 [C/D/AW6/D1/EE000261].

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Reference

C/D/AW6/D1/EE000157

Date

February 5th 1954 - February 5th 1954

Scope and Content

Raises concerns that children boarded out or otherwise under the care of the States of Jersey fall under the supervision of three separate bodies - the Public Health Committee, the Public Instruction Committee, and the Poor Law Commission and the Constable - with no clear overall control for one of those bodies. Seeks confirmation from the Attorney General that power be vested in one committee, namely the Public Health Committee.

Names

Green, Deputy
Harrison, Cecil Stanley
Hotton, Mr
McKinstry, Robert Noel
Whitehead, Richard William
Health and Social Services Committee
Jersey Home for Boys
Jersey Home for Girls
Poor Law Commission
Public Instruction Committee
Westaway Crèche

Keywords

Jersey | acts | adoption | Attorneys General | boarding-out | child protection | Children | Committees | Constables | Correspondence | Education | fostering | health | legislation | Letters | medical officers | poor law | public health

Dimensions

1 pdf file

Language

English

Level of description

file

Access Restriction

PDF file - please click on the link to download

Closed until

2100

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