245A.145 CHILD CARE PROGRAM REPORTING NOTIFICATION.
Subdivision 1. Policies and procedures.
(a) All licensed child care providers must develop
policies and procedures for reporting suspected child maltreatment that fulfill the requirements
and must develop policies and procedures for reporting complaints about
the operation of a child care program. The policies and procedures must include the telephone
numbers of the local county child protection agency for reporting suspected maltreatment; the
county licensing agency for family and group family child care providers; and the state licensing
agency for child care centers for reporting other concerns.
(b) The policies and procedures required in paragraph (a) must:
(1) be provided to the parents of all children at the time of enrollment in the child care
(2) be made available upon request.
Subd. 2. Licensing agency phone number displayed.
By July 1, 2002, a new or renewed
child care license must include a statement that informs parents who have concerns about their
child's care that they may call the licensing agency. The commissioner shall print the telephone
number for the licensing agency in bold and large font on the license issued to child care providers.
History: 2002 c 248 s 1