Licensing Standards for DayCare Centers
A. All swimming pools and equipment shall conform to manufacturer's specifications for installation and operation and shall be maintained and operated in a safe and sanitary manner at all times.
B. Swimming pools over two feet deep shall have the following:
E. If a community or neighborhood swimming pool is accessible to enrolled children, the swimming pool shall be enclosed by a fence of at least five feet in height with self-closing and self-latching gates. Open spaces between upright or parallel posts and poles on fences and gates shall not exceed four inches If these requirements are not met, the outdoor play area of the facility shall be entirely fenced as specified in R9-5-1001 (D)(8).
F. The provider shall ensure that all pool drain grates are in place, are in good repair, and cannot be removed without using tools.
G. The provider shall ensure that pool chemicals are in a locked storage area which is inaccessible to the children and that machinery rooms are locked.
H. Residential hot tubs, spas, ponds, and portable wading pools shall not be accessible to, or used by, enrolled children.
Adopted as an emergency effective Jul) 3, 1989, pursuant to A.R.S. §
41-1026, valid for only 90 days: Emergency rule readopted and amended effective
September 28, 1989, pursuant to A.R.S. § 41-1026, valid for only 90 days
Emergency rule readopted effective December 27, 1989, pursuant to A.R.S. § 41-1026, valid for only 90 days (Supp. 89-4). Emergency rule readopted effective April 3, 1990, pursuant to A.R.S. § 41-1026, valid for only 90 days (Supp. 90-2).
Emergency expired. Emergency rule readopted effective July 9, 1990, pursuant to A.R.S. § 41-1026, valid for only 90 days (Supp 90-3). Emergency rule permanently adopted effective October 4, 1990 (Supp. 90-4).
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