The Reformatory Schools Act,1897
Section 5. Power establish and discontinue reformatory schools. The State Government may
Power establish and discontinue reformatory schools. 1The State Government may. (a) Establish and maintain Reformatory Schools at such places as it may think fit;
(b) Use as Reformatory Shoals kept by persons willing to act in conformity with such rules consistent whit this Act, as the State Government may prescribe in this behalf;
(c) Direct that any school so established or used shall cease to exist as a Reformatory School or to be used as such.
1. The words “with the previous sanction of the G.G.in C.” rep. by Act 4 of 1914, s.2 and Sch., Pt.I.