- Except as otherwise provided in this subchapter, no person shall, either directly or indirectly, operate a child development facility in the District without first having obtained a license to do so.
- An applicant for a license to operate a child development facility shall establish to the satisfaction of the Mayor, that the facility meets all requirements set forth in this subchapter and rules adopted pursuant to this subchapter.
- An applicant for a license shall:
- Submit an application to the Mayor on a form required and provided by the Mayor;
- Submit supporting documentation required by the Mayor; and
- Pay the applicable fee established by the Mayor, except that no license fee shall be required of any child development facility operated by the District government.
- The license shall be valid for a period of time to be determined by the Mayor and only for the premises and persons named as applicants in the application. Any change in ownership of a licensee owned by a person or in the legal or beneficial ownership of a percentage of stock established by rule of a corporate licensee shall require relicensure.
- The Mayor may authorize the issuance of provisional and restricted licenses under specific circumstances and criteria to be established by rule.
Historical and Statutory
1981 Ed., § 6-3624.
Temporary Addition of Section
See notes to § 7-2031.
Emergency Act Amendments
For temporary addition of subchapter, see notes to § 7-2031.
Legislative History of Laws
For legislative history of D.C. Law 12-215, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 7-2031.
DC CODE § 7-2034
Current through December 11, 2012
(Apr. 13, 1999, D.C. Law 12-215, § 5, 46 DCR 274.)