ERIC Number: ED060954
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Summary of Selected State Licensing Requirements: Day Care Centers, Family Day Care Homes. Day Care Survey--1970. Preliminary Edition.
Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC. Evaluation Div.
This volume of abstracts of child day care facility licensing requirements is intended to serve as an introduction to selected aspects of the licensing process within the several states by reviewing (1) the various definitions of day care facilities in the jurisdictions covered, and (2) the prescribed regulations established by the states to effect accord with minimum state licensing standards. Part I of the Summary covers day care centers, and Part II covers family day care homes. Entries are also included for the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. The areas of primary focus are: Child Eligibility--Age and Health; Staff/Child Ratios; Enrollee Group Size Limitations; Staffing and Adult Supervision Requirements; Staff Qualifications--Age, Training, Health; Laws, Ordinances, Regulations, and Administrative Approvals (Other Than Specific Day Care Provisions) to Which Facilities Are Subject; Provisions Relating to Physical Expansion of Facilities; Investigation and Inspection of Facilities; Useable Space for Operations - Floor Levels; Indoor/Outdoor Space Requirements; Individual Napping Accommodations Requirements; Isolation Space Requirements; and Child Nutrition - Meal and Snack Service. Appendix I contains 11 Tables, and Appendix II presents Operator/Staff Eligibility - Other Constraints. (For related document, see PS 005 486.) (Author/DB)
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Authoring Institution: Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC. Evaluation Div.