The Reformatory Schools Act,1897
Section 23. Duties of Committee of Visitors
(1) Every Committee of Visitors appointed under section 17 for a Reformatory School shall, at least once in every month,” ”
(a) Visit the school, to hear complaints and se that the requirements of section 6 have been complied with, and that the management of the school is proper in all respects;
(b) Examine the punishment-book;
(c) Bring any special cases to the notice of the Inspector General; and
(d) See that no person is illegally detained in the school.
(2) If any member of a Committee of Visitors so appointed fails or neglects, during a period of six consecutive months, to visit the school and assist in the discharge of the duties aforesaid, he shall cease to be a member of such Committee.