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county superintendent of schools, or such board, or the city superintendent of schools in any city, or city and county, or board of trustees, may, after reasonable notice to any such child, and an opportunity for the child to be heard, and with the consent of the parent, guardian or other person having control or charge of such child, order such child to attend such school, or to be detained and maintained therein for such period and under such rules and regulations as such board may prescribe, not exceeding the remainder of the school year. If such parent, guardian, or person having control or charge of such child shall not consent to such order, such child may be proceeded against under this act. If any child in any city, or city and county or school district in which a parental school shall be established, shall be an habitual truant, or be irregular in attendance at school, within the meaning of these terms, as defined in this act, or shall be insubordinate or disorderly during attendance at school, it shall be the duty of the attendance officer, or of the secretary of the board of education or clerk of the board of trustees if there be no attendance officer, to make and file a complaint against such child, in the proper court, charging the fact, and to see that such charge is prosecuted by the proper authority; and if the court, upon the hearing of such complaint, shall find that such charge is sustained, the court shall render judgment that such child be committed to, and be detained and maintained in, a parental school in such city, or city and county or school district for a term not to exceed the remainder of the current school year; provided that, if any child in any district of a county where there is not a parental school shall be an habitual truant, or be irregular in attendance at school, within the meaning of those terms as defined in this act, or shall be insubordinate or disorderly during attendance at school, it shall be the duty of the county superintendent of schools to make and file a complaint against such child, in the superior court of such county, charging the facts; and if the court, upon the hearing of said complaint, shall find that such charge is sustained by the evidence, the court shall render judgment that such child shall be detained and maintained in a parental school, if there be one in such county, during the remainder of the school term, and if there be no parental school in such county, the court shall render judgment that the parent, guardian or person having the control or charge of such child shall deliver such child at the beginning of cach school day for the remainder of the school term, at the school from which such child is then a truant; provided, that if the parent, guardian, or other person having control or charge of such child shall, within three days after the rendition of such judgment, execute a good and sufficient bond to the board of education of the city, or city and county, or board of trustees of the district, with sufficient sureties, in the sum of two hundred dollars, conditioned that such child will, during the remainder of such current school year, regularly attend some public or private school in such city, or city and county, or school district and not be insubordinate or disorderly during such attendance, such bond to be approved by the judge of said court, and be filed with the secretary of the board of education or clerk of the board of trustees, then such court shall make an order suspending the execution of such judgment so long as the condition of such bond

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shall be complied with. If the condition of such bond be violated, such court, upon receiving satisfactory evidence of the fact in any action brought therefor shall make an order declaring such bond forfeited and directing such judgment to be thenceforth enforced. Such board of education or board of trustees may, at any time within one year after any such bond shall be declared forfeited, have execution issued against any or all of the parties to such bond, to collect the amount thereof; and all moneys paid or collected on such bond shall be paid over to the parental school fund of such city, or city and county, or school district. No fees shall be charged or received by any court or officer in any proceeding under this section. The confivement of any child in a parental school shall be conducted with a view to the improvement of the child and to its restoration, as soon as practicable, to the school which he would, if not so confined, be required to attend. The city superintendent of schools, or, if there be no city superintendent, the board of education of any city, or city and county, or county superintendent of schools, shall have authority, in their discretion, to parole at any time any child committed to, or ordered to attend, a parental school, except when such commitment shall be by judgment or order of a court; and when such commitment of any child shall be by judgment or order of a court, such court may, on the recommendation of the city superintendent of schools, of the board of education or county superintendent of schools, make an order paroling such child, upon such terms and conditions as shall be specified in the order. The expense incurred by any city, or city and county, or school district in purchasing or renting a school site, erecting or renting a building and equipping the same, for the maintenance of a parental school, shall be paid out of funds other than those collected for the maintenance of schools. The salaries of teachers and the expense for all school supplies in a parental school shall be paid out of the same funds from which similar salaries and expense are paid for primary and grammar schools, but all other expense incurred in the maintenance of such parental schools shall be paid out of the parental school fund.

Sec. 5. That said act be amended by adding a new section thereto, to be numbered seven and one half, and to read as follows:

$712. The board of trustees of any school district, wherein a parental school may be established under the provisions of this act, and whenever such board deems it proper, may, for the purpose of raising money for the establishment and maintenance of a parental school for said district, proceed under the provisions of article nineteen, chapter three, title three, of part three, of the Political Code of this state, to raise moneys for such purpose, and the moneys so raised shall be paid into the county treasury, and shall constitute a "parental school fund," for such district. The moneys of such fund shall be used for no other purpose than herein indicated. Money shall be drawn from said fund by the trustees of the district in the same manner as money is drawn from other school funds.

Sec. 6. This act shall take effect immediately.

CHILDREN_HOME FOR FEEBLE-MINDED_BUILDINGS OF. Authorizing and directing the completion of the main buildings at the Cali

fornia Home for the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children, near Eldridge, Cal., and making an appropriation therefor.

(Stats. and Amdts. 1907, p. 199, ch. 168.) § 1. The sum of seventy-five thousand dollars is hereby appropriated out of any moneys in the state treasury, not otherwise appropriated, to be paid to the board of managers of the California Home for the Care and Trainiug of Feeble-Minded Children, and to be expended for the purposes hereinafter specified.

For the erection and construction of an addition to the present main buildings of the said home necessary or proper to complete the same according to a plan to be adopted by the said board of managers and approved by the state commission in lunacy.

§ 2. In calling for bids and awarding the contracts under this act, said board of managers may, if, in their judgment, such action would be for the best interests of the state, disregard the provisions of section three of an act entitled “An act to regulate contracts on behalf of the state in relation to erections and buildings” approved March twenty-sixth, eighteen hundred and seventy-six, as amended March twentieth, nineteen hundred and five, in so far as the section relates to a call for separate bids and to the award of separate contracts for the furnishing of materials and the performance of work thereunder.

$ 3. The state controller is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrant in favor of said board of managers, for the aggregate here made payable, and the state treasurer is hereby directed to pay the same.

$ 4. This act shall take effect July first, one thousand nine hundred and seven.

CHILDREN-HOME FOR FEEBLE-MINDED-CONVEYANCE OF

PROPERTY OF. To authorize and enable the board of managers of the California Home for

the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children to convey certain real property

(Stats. and Amdts. 1907, p. 781, ch. 430.) § 1. The board of managers of the California Home for the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children, as successors of the trustees of the California Home for the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children, are hereby authorized and enabled and empowered to dispose of any real property heretofore conveyed to the trustees of the California Home for the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children, situated in the county of Los Angeles, and to give a good and sufficient deed of grant, bargain and sale therefor, conveying an absolute and perfect title thereto, and to receive the proceeds of such sale and dispose of the same in the manner provided in the instrument by which said lands were originally conveyed to the said trustees.

§ 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.

CHILDREN-HOME FOR FEEBLE-MINDED-DAIRY BUILDINGS, ETC. Authorizing and directing the construction of dairy buildings and the pur

chase of dairy apparatus at the California Home for the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children, near Eldridge, Cal., and making an appropriation therefor.

(Stats. and Amdts. 1907, p. 201, ch. 170.) $ 1. The sum of five thousand dollars is hereby appropriated out of the moneys of the state treasury, not otherwise appropriated, to be paid to the board of managers of the California Home for the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children, and to be expended for the purposes hereinafter specified.

For the erection at the grounds of the said home at a point to be selected by said board of managers of suitable dairy buildings and the purchase and instalation of approved dairy apparatus. Not more than seven and one half per cent of the moneys hereinafter appropriated shall be devoted to the purchase and instalation of dairy apparatus.

$ 2. In calling for bids and awarding the contracts under this act, said board of managers may, if, in their judgment, such a[n] action would be for the best interests of the state, disregard the provisions of section three of an act entitled “An act to regulate contracts on behalf of the state in relation to erections and buildings” approved March twenty-sixth, eighteen hundred and seventy-six, as ainended March twentieth, nineteen hundred and five, in so far as the section relates to a call for separate bids and to the award of separate contracts for the furnishing of materials and the performance of work thereunder.

$ 3. The state controller is herehy authorized and directed to draw his warrant in favor of said board of managers, for the aggregate here made payable, and the state treasurer is hereby directed to pay the same.

§ 4. This act shall take effect July first, nineteen hundred and seven.

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CHILDREN-HOME FOR FEEBLE-MINDED-PAVILIONS FOR

EPILEPTICS. Authorizing and directing the construction and furnishing of two pavilions

for colonizing epileptic patients at the California Home for the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children, near Eldridge, Cal., and making an appropriation therefor.

(Stats. and Amdts. 1907, p. 200, ch. 169.) $ 1. The sum of twenty thousand dollars is hereby appropriated out of the moneys of the state treasury, not otherwise appropriated, to be paid to the board of managers of the California Hone for the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children, and to be expended for the purposes hereinafter specified.

For the construction and furnishing of two pavilions for colonizing male and female epileptic patients. Not more than eighty-seven and one half per cent of said appropriation shall be expended for said pavilions, and not more than twelve and one half per cent of the money used for either pavilion shall be devoted to the furnishing thereof.

§ 2. In calling for bids and awarding the contracts under this act, said board of managers may, if, in their judgment, such action would be for the best interest of the state, disregard the provisions of section three of the act entitled “An act to regulate contracts on behalf of the state in relation to erections and buildings," approved March twenty-sixth, eighteen hundred and seventy-six, as amended March twentieth (,) nineteen hundred and five, in so far as the section relates to a call for separate bids and to the award of separate contracts for the furnishing of materials and the performance of work thereunder.

§ 3. The state controller is hereby authorized and directed to draw his warrant in favor of said board of managers, for the aggregate here made payable, and the state treasurer is hereby directed to pay the same.

§ 4. This act shall take effect July first, nineteen hundred and seven.

CHILDREN_HOME FOR FEEBLE-MINDED—REPAIRING, ETC. To provide for certain improvements and repairs to the California Home for

the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children (,) making an appropriation therefor.

(Stats. and Amdts. 1906, p. 27, ch. 23.) § 1. The sum of seventy-two thousand and five hundred dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary, is hereby appropriated out of any money in the state treasury not otherwise appropriated, to be paid to the order of the board of managers of the California Home for the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children for the purpose of repairing, erecting and equipping such buildings as may be deemed expedient by the board of managers of said home and the state commission in lunacy.

§ 2. No moneys herein appropriated shall be expended except by the authority and in the manner provided for the expenditure of moneys from the contingent fund of such state hospital, as provided in section two thousand one hundred and fifty-eight of the Political Code.

$ 3. The controller is hereby authorized to draw his warrant in favor of the board of managers of the California Home for the Care and Training of Feeble-Minded Children, for the moneys herein made payable, and the treasurer is directed to pay the same.

$ 4. This act shall take effect immediately.

CHILDREN_HOURS OF LABOR, ETC. To amend section two of an act entitled "An act regulating the employ

ment and hours of labor of children-prohibiting the employment of minors under certain ages-prohibiting the employment of certain illiterate minors—providing for the enforcement hereof by the commissioner of the bureau of labor statistics and providing penalties for the violation hereof.” Approved February twenty, one thousand nine hundred and five.

(Stats. and Amdts. 1907, p. 978, ch. 524.) Section 1. Section two of an act entitled "An act regulating the employ. ment and hours of labor of children--prohibiting the employment of minors

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