5101:2-13-02 Types of licensed type A homes.

(A) "Type A home", as defined in Chapter 5104. of the Revised Code, means a permanent residence of the administrator in which child care is provided for seven to twelve children at one time, including any children under six years of age who are related to a licensee, administrator, or employee of the type A home and who are on the premises of the type A home; or for four to twelve children at one time if four or more children at one time are under two years of age, including any children under six years of age who are related to a licensee, administrator, or employee of the type A home and who are on the premises of the type A home.

(B) "Drop-in type A home", as defined in Chapter 5101. of the Revised Code, means a home that provides child care for children on a temporary, irregular basis. "Temporary and irregular" means no more than thirty days a year for any child. Drop-in type A homes shall comply with all rules in Chapter 5101:2-13 of the Administrative Code except:

(1) In reference to rule 5101:2-13-31 of the Administrative Code, the drop-in type A home shall not administer any medication, food supplement or modified diet.

(2) In reference to rule 5101:2-13-42 of the Administrative Code, the drop-in type A home shall be required to provide each infant with a separate crib. The crib shall meet the size, construction and safety requirements specified in rule 5101:2-13-42 of the Administrative Code.

(3) In reference to rule 5101:2-13-37 of the Administrative Code, the drop-in type A home shall not be required to obtain verification of a medical examination or immunization record for each child.

(4) In reference to rule 5101:2-13-37 of the Administrative Code, the drop-in type A home shall not be required to maintain on file at the home for at least one year, health and enrollment records for each child.

(C) "Part-time type A home", as defined in Chapter 5104. of the Revised Code, means a type A home that provides child care for no more than four hours per day for any child. Part-time type A homes shall comply with all rules in Chapter 5101:2-13 of the Administrative Code except:

(1) In reference to rule 5101:2-13-14 of the Administrative Code only the part-time type A home which includes outdoor play as part of their scheduled daily program shall be required to comply with all stipulations of this rule.

(D) "School child type A home", as defined in Chapter 5104. of the Revised Code, means a type A home that provides child care for school children only and operates only during that part of the day immediately before or after the public school day of the school district, and/or when the public schools in the district are not open for instruction. School child type A homes shall comply with all rules in Chapter 5101:2-13 of the Administrative Code except:

(1) In reference to rule 5101:2-13-37 of the Administrative Code the school child type A home shall obtain health and enrollment records for each child, except immunization records.

(2) In reference to rule 5101:2-13-37 of the Administrative Code the school child type A home shall not be required to obtain verification of a medical examination for each child.

Effective: 04/01/2014
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 01/09/2014 and 04/01/2019
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5104.015
Rule Amplifies: 5104.01 , 5104.015
Prior Effective Dates: 9/5/86, 7/1/03, 1/1/07, 9/1/07