The director of job and family services, in addition to the rules adopted under section 5104.015 of the Revised Code, shall adopt rules establishing minimum requirements for child day-care centers. The rules shall include the requirements set forth in sections 5104.032 to 5104.037 of the Revised Code. Except as provided in section 5104.07 of the Revised Code, the rules shall not change the square footage requirements of section 5104.032 of the Revised Code; the maximum number of children per child-care staff member and maximum group size requirements of section 5104.033 of the Revised Code; the educational and experience requirements of section 5104.035 of the Revised Code; the age, educational, and experience requirements of section 5104.036 of the Revised Code; the number and type of inservice training hours required under section 5104.037 of the Revised Code; however, the rules shall provide procedures for determining compliance with those requirements.
Added by 129th General AssemblyFile No.128, SB 316, §120.01, eff. 1/1/2014.