Licensing Standards for DayCare Centers
ANNUAL LICENSING PROCESS
- A Center shall request from the Department a license application
form at least ninety (90) days before the expiration of the Center's current
- A Center shall submit the completed application to the Division
at least sixty (60) days before expiration of the current license.
- The Department may conduct a review, including an on-site visit
of the Center, no later than thirty (30) days before expiration of the current
- The Department representative shall make a recommendation to the
Division Director regarding licensure. An annual license shall be issued if
the Center meets all the requirements set forth in the Requirements for Day
Care Centers. If a license is denied, the applicant shall be notified by a
letter stating the reason(s) for denial and setting forth the applicant's
rights to an appeal of the decision. If the Department cannot complete its
review within the period set out in 43, the Division Director may extend the
license for a period not to exceed thirty (30) days.