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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 22: Orders; applicability of Secs. 1 to 10 of this chapter

Section 22. Before trial, with the consent of the defendant, or after entry of a plea of guilty or nolo contendere, or after conviction, the court may make for the benefit of such destitute parent orders similar to those provided by section five; and the practice established by the first ten sections of this chapter shall, so far as applicable, apply to proceedings under this and the two preceding sections.