HB 1062-1_ Filed 02/22/2001, 10:56
Your Committee on Human Affairs , to which was referred House Bill 1062 , has
had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the
recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:
SOURCE: Page 1, line 1; (01)CR106201.1. -->
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paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 12-7-2-28.4; (01)CR106201.1. -->
IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001]: Sec. 28.4.
(a) "Child care
center", for purposes of IC 12-17.2, means a nonresidential building
where at least seventeen (17) children receive one (1) child receives
child care from a provider:
(1) while unattended by a parent, legal guardian, or custodian;
(2) for regular compensation; and
(3) for more than four (4) hours but less than twenty-four (24)
hours in each of ten (10) consecutive days per year, excluding
intervening Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays.
(b) The term includes a building where child care is provided to less
than seventeen (17) children if the provider has applied for a license
under IC 12-17.2-4 and meets the requirements under IC 12-17.2-4.".
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" (4) If the licensee does not reside in the child care home, the
licensee must, upon application for a license, meet the
(A) Provide documentation to the division that the licensee
has received a high school diploma or a high school
equivalency certificate as described in
(B) Provide documentation to the division that the licensee:
(i) has completed;
(ii) is enrolled in; or
(iii) agrees to complete within the next two (2) years;
a child development associate credential program or a
similar program approved by the division.
The division may grant a waiver or variance of the
requirement under clause (B).
SOURCE: IC 12-17.2-5-6.5; (01)CR106201.3. -->
IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001]: Sec. 6.5. (a) To qualify for
a license to operate a class II child care home under this chapter, a
person must do the following:
(1) Provide all child care services on the first story of the child
care home unless the class II child care home meets the
exceptions to the first story requirements contained in the Indiana
building code adopted by the fire prevention and building safety
commission in effect at the time the class II child care home
provider applies for licensure.
(2) Provide a smoke detection system that is:
(A) hard wired to the building's electrical system; and
(B) wired in a manner that activates all of the detector devices
in the building when one (1) detector device is activated.
(3) Provide a fire extinguisher in each room that is used to
provide child care services.
(4) Meet the exit requirements for an E-3 building occupancy
classification under the Indiana building code adopted by the fire
prevention and building safety commission in effect at the time
the class II child care home provider applies for licensure.
(5) Provide a minimum of thirty-five (35) square feet for each
(6) Conduct fire drills required under article 37 of the Indiana fire
prevention code adopted by the fire prevention and building
safety commission in effect at the time the class II child care
home provider applies for licensure.
(7) Reside in the child care home.
(8) (7) Apply for a license before July 1, 1996, or after June 30,
(9) (8) Comply with rules adopted by the division of family and
children for class II child care homes.
(b) To qualify for a license to operate a class II child care home
under this chapter, a person, before applying for the license, must have:
(1) a class I child care home license; or
(2) at least one (1) year of experience as a caregiver in a child
care home or child care center.
SOURCE: ; (01)CR106201.4. -->
SECTION 4. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001] The amendments made
by this act to
do not apply to a person who was
issued a license for a class I child care home before July 1, 2001.
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to HB 1062 as introduced.)
and when so amended that said bill do pass.
CR106201/DI 98 2001