HB 1559: Inspection of Child Day-Care Facilities
H.B. 1559, P.N. 1934 (GODSHALL) This would create the Unannounced Inspection of Child Day-Care Facilities Act.
The Public Welfare Department would be able to enter and inspect a child day-care center and need not provide prior notice. At least one unannounced inspection per year would be conducted of each child day-care facility. At least one unannounced inspection every four years would be conducted of each child day-day home.
The Department would make an unannounced inspection of a facility within 24 hours of receiving a complaint that a child faces a serious risk to health or safety at that facility.