|· AB 978 – Zero Tolerance Related Regulations went into effect January 18, 2011 – In accordance with California Health and Safety Code Section 1596.99(c)/1597.58(c) – it was explained that an immediate $150 Civil penalty will be assessed for each serious violation and a civil penalty of $150 per day per violation will be assessed until corrected.|
· AB 2084 – Nutritious Beverages in Child Care Facilities Regulations went into effect
January 1, 2012 – In accordance with California Health and Safety Code Section 1596.808
Whenever milk is served, serve only low-fat (1 percent) milk or nonfat milk to children two years of age or older. Limit juice to not more than one serving per day of 100 percent juice. Serve no beverages with added sweeteners, either natural or artificial. "Beverages with added sweeteners" does not include infant formula or complete balanced nutritional products designed for children.
· AB 2386 – Carbon Monoxide Detector Regulations went into effect January 1, 2015 – In accordance with California Health and Safety Code Section 1597.543 – every family day care home for children shall have one or more carbon monoxide detectors in the facility that meet the standards established in Chapter 8 (commencing Section 13260) of Part 2 Division 12.
· AB 1918 –Smoking prohibition on the premises of Family Child Care Homes, effective, January 1, 2015. This bans smoking tobacco in a home that is licensed as a family child Care home, and in those areas of the family child care home were children represent. This change in law was based on demonstrated negative health effects of second and “thirdhand” smoke on children. Thirdhand smoke generally refers to the residue from tobacco smoke that sticks to surfaces after the secondhand smoke has cleared.
AB 2621 – Health and Safety Code 1596.819. (a) Except as otherwise prohibited by law, the department shall post licensing information on its Internet Web site as follows: Section 1596.750, the information for family child care homes shall include, the licensed capacity of the facility, the status of the license, and the number of site visits, including the number of citations, substantiated and inconclusive complaint inspections, and non-complaint inspections during the preceding five-year period. The department shall update the information posted on at least a monthly basis.
An exit interview was conducted, Notice of Site visit posted, and a copy of this report was provided to the licensee, ALMA SANCHEZ.
During the exit interview, the Licensee, ALMA SANCHEZ confirmed that there are no Registered Sex Offenders living in the facility and/or using the facility address for their mailing address.
As a REMINDER: when your child(ren) turns 18 years of age, you MUST submit an updated LIC279, LIC508 and TB screen and have your child get live scanned. This also applies to any adult PRIOR to them moving into the home or who currently lives in the home. Also, PRIOR to employment of ANY adult, you must submit the LIC508, TB screen and get them live scanned and cleared.
You can access our website at: www.ccld.ca.gov to obtain ANY licensing information. Please subscribe to MyCCL on our website. Department updates will be sent directly to your e-mail account once you have set up an account.
A copy of this report must be made available to the public for 3 years.