5101:2-18-07 Complaint investigations of approved child day camps investigation.

(A) The Ohio department of job and family services (ODJFS) shall investigate and may inspect any approved child day camp upon receipt of a complaint that the camp is not in compliance with section 5104.22 of the Revised Code and Chapter 5101:2-18 of the Administrative Code.

(B) ODJFS shall complete a report of each complaint investigation at the conclusion of the investigation. The report shall be kept on file at ODJFS.

(C) ODJFS shall forward a letter to the owner of the child day camp which outlines the allegations, the results of the investigation and the requirements for corrective action.

(D) ODJFS shall immediately notify the local public children services agency upon receipt of a complaint if the allegations include child abuse or child neglect, and shall send to the public children services agency a follow-up letter that includes:

(1) A summary of the complaint and all allegations.

(2) Plans for investigation of alleged noncompliance with requirements of section 5104.22 of the Revised Code or Chapter 5101:2-18 of the Administrative Code.

(3) A request for clarification of joint or parallel investigatory roles.

(E) ODJFS shall notify the county department of job and family services (CDJFS), with whom the camp contracts for reimbursement for subsidized child care services, of the complaint.

Effective: 04/01/2009
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/26/2008 and 04/01/2014
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5104.22
Rule Amplifies: 5104.22
Prior Effective Dates: 9/1/93, 4/1/03