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Licensing Standards for DayCare Centers

Pending Action or Sale; Effect on Licensure

A. The department shall not accept an application for certification of a currently certified day care group home while any enforcement or court action related to day care group home licensure is pending against that center's current licensee.

B. The director may continue to pursue any court, administrative or enforcement action against the certificate holder even if the group home is in the process of being sold or transferred to a new owner.

C. The department shall not approve a change in group home ownership unless it determines that there has been a transferor legal and equitable interests, control and authority in the group home so that persons other than the transferring licensee, that licensee's agent or other parties exercising authority or supervision over the center's daily operations or staff are responsible for and have control over the group home.

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