5101:2-13-11 Fire department approval for licensed type A homes.

(A) The type A home shall secure a fire inspection according to the provisions of section 3737.83 of the Revised Code and written approval from the state fire marshal or the local fire safety inspector for the municipality or township having jurisdiction.

(1) The written approval shall be documented by completion of the JFS 01303 "Fire Inspection Report for Child Care Centers and Type A Homes" (rev. 7/2010) or the inspection form used by the state fire marshal.

(2) The report shall be completed by the state fire marshal or the local fire safety inspector for the municipality or township having jurisdiction.

(3) The type A home shall abide by any stipulations or limitations documented on the JFS 01303 or the form used by the state fire marshal.

(B) Fire inspection and approval shall be obtained in the following circumstances:

(1) Upon initial application for licensure or anytime the program is relocated.

(2) At least once annually within each twelve months from the date of the last fire approval report.

(3) Prior to the use of any areas of the structure not previously inspected and approved for use for type A home care as required by rule 5101:2-13-10 of the Administrative Code.

(4) Prior to caring for infants and non ambulatory children of any age other than on the first floor of the type A home.

Effective: 11/22/2015
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 06/09/2015 and 11/22/2020
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5104.017
Rule Amplifies: 5104.017, 5104.051
Prior Effective Dates: 9/5/86, 7/1/03, 9/1/05, 9/1/07, 7/1/10, 9/29/11