Rule Version ID: 4852830
Title: 5-A OFFICE OF THE STATE SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION
Chapter: 5-A1 CHILD DEVELOPMENT FACILITIES: LICENSING
Section: 5-A122 HEALTH AND SAFETY STANDARDS FOR A FACILITY'S PREMISES: GENERAL
REQUIREMENTS
Effective Date: 9/23/2017
DCR Citation: 64 DCR 7631 (August 11, 2017)).
Authority: The State Superintendent of Education (“State Superintendent”), pursuant to
authority set forth in Sections 3(b)(6A), 3(b)(9), 3(b)(9A), 3(b)(11) of the State
Education Office Establishment Act of 2000, effective October 21, 2000 (D.C. Law
13-176; D.C. Official Code §§ 38-2602(b)(6A), (b)(9), (b)(9A), and (b)(11)) (2012
Repl. & 2016 Supp.)); the Day Care Policy Act of 1979, effective September 19, 1979
(D.C. Law 3-16; D.C. Official Code §§ 4-401 et seq. (2012 Repl. & 2016 Supp.))
(“Day Care Act”); Mayor’s Order 2009-3, dated January 15, 2009; the Child
Development Facilities Regulation Act of 1998, effective April 13, 1999 (D.C. Law
12-215; D.C. Official Code §§ 7-2031 et seq. (2012 Repl.)) (“Facilities Act”); Mayor’s
Order 2009-130, dated July 16, 2009; Sections 503 and 504 of the Early
Intervention Program Establishment Act of 2004, effective April 13, 2005 (D.C. Law
15-353; D.C. Official Code §§ 7-863.03 and 7-863.04 (2012 Repl.)); Mayor’s Order
2009-167, dated September 28, 2009; Titles I and II of the Child and Youth, Safety
and Health Omnibus Amendment Act of 2004 (“CYSHA”), effective April 13, 2005
(D.C. Law 15-353; D.C. Official Code §§ 1-620.31 et seq. and §§ 4-1501.01 et seq.
(2012 Repl. & 2016 Supp.)); and the Healthy Tots Act of 2014, effective February 26,
2015 (D.C. Law 20-155; D.C. Official Code §§ 38-281 et seq. (2016 Supp.)); and
pursuant to the Social Security Act, approved February 22, 2012 (Pub.L. 112-96; 42
U.S.C. § 618(c)); the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014
(“CCDBG Act”), approved November 19, 2014 (Pub.L. 113-186; 42 U.S.C. §§ 9858
et seq.).
Source: Final Rulemaking at 63 DCR 14640 (December 2, 2016); as amended by the
Childhood Lead Exposure Prevention Amendment Act of 2017, effective September
23, 2017 (D.C. Law 22-0021; 64 DCR 7631 (August 11, 2017)).
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