Education, Office of the State Superintendent of - Notice of Final Rulemaking - Adding a new Chapter 1 (Child
Development Facilities: Licensing) to Title 5-A to set forth the process for obtaining and maintaining a license to
operate child development facility.
Register Category:Final Rulemaking
Title:5-A OFFICE OF THE STATE SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION  
Chapter: 5-A1 CHILD DEVELOPMENT FACILITIES: LICENSING
Section: 5-A100 AUTHORITY AND PURPOSE
5-A101 APPLICABILITY
5-A102 GENERAL LICENSE REQUIREMENTS
5-A103 APPLICATION FOR INITIAL LICENSE
5-A104 APPLICATION FOR RENEWAL LICENSE
5-A105 APPLICATION FOR AMENDED LICENSE
5-A106 WAIVER
5-A107 RESTRICTED LICENSE
5-A108 FEES
5-A109 CHANGES REQUIRING A NEW LICENSE
5-A110 NOTICE REQUIREMENTS FOR CHANGES IN OPERATION
5-A111 MONITORING AND INSPECTIONS
5-A112 ENFORCEMENT ACTIONS
5-A113 REVOCATION, DENIAL, AND SUSPENSION
5-A114 SUMMARY SUSPENSION
5-A115 CEASE AND DESIST
5-A116 CIVIL FINES, CRIMINAL PROSECUTION AND INJUNCTIONS
5-A117 ADMINISTRATIVE HEARINGS
5-A118 REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL LICENSED CHILD DEVELOPMENT
FACILITIES

5-A119 CAPACITY
5-A120 SUPERVISION
5-A121 ADULT-TO-CHILD RATIOS AND GROUP SIZE
5-A122 HEALTH AND SAFETY STANDARDS FOR A FACILITY'S PREMISES:
GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

5-A123 HEALTH AND SAFETY STANDARDS FOR A FACILITY'S PREMISES:
LAVATORY SPACE AND EQUIPMENT

5-A124 HEALTH AND SAFETY STANDARDS FOR A FACILITY'S PREMISES:
INDOOR ENVIRONMENT

5-A125 HEALTH AND SAFETY STANDARDS FOR A FACILITY'S PREMISES:
OUTDOOR ENVIRONMENT

5-A126 HEALTH AND SAFETY STANDARDS FOR A FACILITY'S PREMISES:
EQUIPMENT, MATERIALS, AND FURNISHINGS

5-A127 PARENT COMMUNICATION
5-A128 REPORTING UNUSUAL INCIDENTS
5-A129 RECORDKEEPING REQUIREMENTS: FACILITY OPERATIONS
5-A130 RECORDKEEPING REQUIREMENTS: CHILDREN
5-A131 RECORDKEEPING REQUIREMENTS: STAFF
5-A132 SUITABILITY FOR EMPLOYMENT
5-A133 SUITABILITY FOR EMPLOYMENT: CRIMINAL BACKGROUND
CHECKS

5-A134 SUITABILITY FOR EMPLOYMENT: TRAFFIC RECORDS CHECK
5-A135 SUITABILITY FOR EMPLOYMENT: RESULTS AND APPEALS
5-A136 SUITABILITY FOR EMPLOYMENT: REQUIRED DRUG AND
ALCOHOL TESTING PROGRAM

5-A137 STAFF MEMBER REQUIREMENTS: GENERAL PROVISIONS
5-A138 STAFF MEMBER REQUIREMENTS: AIDES AND VOLUNTEERS
5-A139 STAFF MEMBER REQUIREMENTS: PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
5-A140 GENERAL DAILY PROGRAM ACTIVITIES AND CURRICULUM
5-A141 POSITIVE BEHAVIOR SUPPORT
5-A142 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
5-A143 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: SUPPORTING HEALTHY CHILD
DEVELOPMENT

5-A144 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: HAND HYGIENE
5-A145 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: DIAPERING
5-A146 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: SAFE SLEEPING AND RESTING
PRACTICES

5-A147 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: PREVENTION OF CHILD ABUSE
AND NEGLECT

5-A148 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS
AND RESPONSE PLANNING

5-A149 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: HAZARDOUS MATERIALS AND
BIOCONTAMINANTS

5-A150 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: FIRST AID AND CPR
5-A151 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: INCLUSION, EXCLUSION, AND
DISMISSAL OF CHILDREN AND STAFF DUE TO ILLNESS

5-A152 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: REQUIRED HEALTH
EXAMINATIONS & IMMUNIZATIONS

5-A153 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION
AND STORAGE

5-A154 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: PREVENTION OF AND
RESPONSE TO FOOD ALLERGIES

5-A155 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: FOOD SERVICE
5-A156 HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE: INFANT FEEDING
5-A157 REQUIREMENTS FOR A CHILD DEVELOPMENT FACILITY DURING
SWIMMING AND WATER PLAY

5-A158 REQUIREMENTS FOR A CHILD DEVELOPMENT FACILITY
TRANSPORTING CHILDREN

5-A159 REQUIREMENTS FOR A CHILD DEVELOPMENT FACILITY CARING
FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

5-A160 REQUIREMENTS FOR A CHILD DEVELOPMENT FACILITY
OPERATING DURING NON-TRADITIONAL HOURS

5-A161 REQUIREMENTS FOR A CHILD DEVELOPMENT FACILITY WITH
PETS AND ANIMALS

5-A162 CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER: ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS
5-A163 CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER: INDOOR AND OUTDOOR
PROGRAM SPACE

5-A164 CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER: DIRECTOR QUALIFICATIONS
AND RESPONSIBILITIES

5-A165 CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER: TEACHER QUALIFICATIONS AND
RESPONSIBILITIES

5-A166 CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER: ASSISTANT TEACHER
QUALIFICATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

5-A167 CHILD DEVELOPMENT HOME: ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS
5-A168 CHILD DEVELOPMENT HOME: CAREGIVER QUALIFICATIONS AND
RESPONSIBILITIES

5-A169 EXPANDED CHILD DEVELOPMENT HOME: ADDITIONAL
REQUIREMENTS

5-A170 EXPANDED CHILD DEVELOPMENT HOME: CAREGIVER
QUALIFICATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

5-A171 EXPANDED CHILD DEVELOPMENT HOME: ASSOCIATE
CAREGIVER QUALIFICATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

5-A172 OUT-OF-SCHOOL-TIME PROGRAM: ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS
5-A173 OUT-OF-SCHOOL TIME PROGRAM: CENTER DIRECTOR
QUALIFICATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

5-A174 OUT-OF-SCHOOL TIME PROGRAM: GROUP LEADER
QUALIFICATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

5-A175 OUT-OF-SCHOOL-TIME PROGRAM: ASSISTANT GROUP LEADER
QUALIFICATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

5-A176 OUT-OF-SCHOOL-TIME PROGRAM: PROFESSIONAL
DEVELOPMENT REQUIREMENTS FOR STAFF

5-A199 DEFINITIONS
Agency Name: Education, Office of the State Superintendent of
Notice Files: View Text
Register Issue: 12/2/2016    Vol 63/50
Publish Date: 12/2/2016
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