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Full Text of SB2321  99th General Assembly


Sen. Dave Syverson

Filed: 2/29/2016





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 2321 on page 1, by
3replacing line 5 with the following:
4"changing Sections 2.09 and 3 as follows:"; and
5on page 3, line 17, after "eligibility.", by inserting the
7"Child care services provided by these organizations and
8programs are subject to approval and must be appropriate for
9payment under the child care assistance program."; and
10on page 3, immediately below line 18, by inserting the
12    "(225 ILCS 10/3)  (from Ch. 23, par. 2213)
13    Sec. 3. (a) No person, group of persons or corporation may



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1operate or conduct any facility for child care, as defined in
2this Act, without a license or permit issued by the Department
3or without being approved by the Department as meeting the
4standards established for such licensing, with the exception of
5facilities for whom standards are established by the Department
6of Corrections under Section 3-15-2 of the Unified Code of
7Corrections and with the exception of facilities defined in
8Section 2.10 of this Act, and with the exception of programs or
9facilities licensed by the Department of Human Services under
10the Alcoholism and Other Drug Abuse and Dependency Act.
11    (b) No part day child care facility as described in Section
122.10 may operate without written notification to the Department
13or without complying with Section 7.1. Notification shall
14include a notarized statement by the facility that the facility
15complies with state or local health standards and state fire
16safety standards, and shall be filed with the department every
172 years.
18    (c) The Director of the Department shall establish policies
19and coordinate activities relating to child care licensing,
20licensing of day care homes and day care centers.
21    (d) Any facility or agency which is exempt from licensing
22may apply for licensing if licensing is required for some
23government benefit.
24    (e) A provider of day care described in items (a) through
25(h) of Section 2.09 of this Act, upon review and approval of
26the Department, is exempt from licensure and the Department



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1shall provide a written verification of exemption and
2description of compliance with standards for the health,
3safety, and development of the children who receive the
4services upon submission by the provider of, in addition to any
5other documentation required by the Department, a notarized
6statement that the facility complies with: (1) the standards of
7the Department of Public Health or local health department and
8(2) the fire safety standards of the State Fire Marshal and, if
9operated in a public school building, the health and safety
10standards of the State Board of Education.
11(Source: P.A. 88-670, eff. 12-2-94; 89-507, eff. 7-1-97.)".