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This website publishes administrative rules on their effective dates, as designated by the adopting state agencies, colleges, and universities.

Rule 5139-37-13 | Hygiene.


The following standards are mandatory:

(A) Children shall be provided the opportunity for daily showers and showers after strenuous activities.

(B) Written policy, procedure, and practice provide that the detention center shall provide basic personal hygiene supplies to the child.

(C) Written policy, procedure, and practice shall designate specific duties that the residents must assume in the care and upkeep of their own sleeping and living quarters. Each child shall be provided a bed, mattress and a supply of clean linens. Bed linens and mattresses shall be cleaned and when necessary disinfected prior to reissue.

Last updated December 6, 2023 at 12:19 PM

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 5139.04
Amplifies: 5139.04, 5139.281
Five Year Review Date: 11/14/2028
Prior Effective Dates: 12/11/1988, 11/3/2004, 1/30/2009, 3/21/2016