1998 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Conference Report)

View Budget Item
View Budget Item amendments

Regulation of Child Day Care (language only)

Item 405 #2c

Item 405 #2c

Health And Human Resources
Social Services, Department of

Page 246, line 28, before "The" insert "A."
Page 246, after line 33, insert:
"B. As a condition of this appropriation, the Department of Social Services shall develop a risk assessment instrument for child day care enforcement.  This instrument shall include criteria for determining when the following sanctions may be used:  (i) the imposition of intermediate sanctions, (ii) the denial of licensure renewal or revocation of license of a licensed facility, (iii) injunctive relief against a child care provider, and (iv) additional inspections and intensive oversight of a facility by the Department of Social Services."

(This amendment implements a recommendation of the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission's report, "Follow-up Review of Child Day Care in Virginia," directing the Department to develop a risk assessment instrument to be used in the regulatory process.)