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  Policy Interpretations (1999-present)  

Summary of Policy Interpretations

Issued by the
Illinois Department of Children and Family Services

(1999 - present)

NUMBER

DATE

APPLICABLE TO:

99.01 April 2, 1999 89 IAC 407, Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers, Outdoor Equipment; Infant, Toddler, and Special Needs Swings
99.04 Feb. 8, 1999 89 Ill. Adm. Code 407, Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers, Cell Phones
99.05 March 1, 1999 89 Ill. Adm. Code 407, Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers, Full Time Child Care Director
99.06
March 2, 1999 89 IAC 401, Licensing Standards for Child Welfare Agencies, Educational Requirements for Supervisors of Licensing Units (revised)
99.07 April 2, 1999 89 IAC 407, Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers, Outdoor Equipment
99.08 April 2, 1999 89 IAC 407, Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers, Combination of School Age Children with Preschool "Kindergarten" Children
99.09 April 2, 1999 89 Ill. Adm. Code 407, Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers, Bus Transportation, Signing On and Off the Bus
99.10 April 2, 1999 89 IAC 406, Licensing Standards for Day Care Homes, Immunizations
99.11   Issued as Policy Interpretation 99-17
99.12 April 19, 1999 Annual Audit, Financial Analysis, Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS)
99.13 April 21, 1999 89 IAC 407, Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers, Utilization of Alternative Materials in a Sand Box
99.16 July 27, 1999 89 Ill. Adm. Code 404, Licensing Standards for Child Care Institutions and Maternity Centers, Adults and Children Sharing Common Area, Respite Care
99.17 Aug. 3 , 1999 89 IAC 406, Licensing Standards for Day Care Homes, 89 IAC 402, Licensing Standards for Foster Family Homes, Dually Licensed Homes, Placement of Ward Aged 13 Years or Older, CANTS Check, Sex Offender Registry Check
99.18 Aug. 3 , 1999 89 IAC 410, Licensing Standards for Youth Emergency Shelters, Qualifications of the Administrator
99.19a Aug. 19, 2000 89 IAC 408, Licensing Standards for Group Day Care Homes, Requirements for State Fire Marshall Inspection for Facilities with 12 or More Children (corrected)
99.20 Aug. 3 , 1999 89 IAC 402, Licensing Standards for Foster Family Homes, Specialized Care, Regional Clinical Manager, Licensing Supervisor
99.21 Sep 23 , 1999 credible evidence, mitigating circumstance, substance abuse, substance abuse treatment
99.22 Nov. 19, 1999 Licensed Foster Family Homes, Unlicensed Relative Care, Babysitting
99.23 Nov. 22, 1999 Foster Parents and Relative Caregivers
99.24 Dec. 17, 1999 Licensed Day Care Centers

2000.1 Feb. 1, 2000 Licensed Maternity Centers
2000.2 Feb. 1, 2000 Licensed Day Care Centers
2000.3 Feb. 1, 2000 Day Care Centers
2000.4 Feb. 1, 2000 Day Care Centers
2000.5 Feb. 1, 2000 Licensed Day Care Centers
2000.6 Department and POS staff who
select placements for children in
foster or adoptive homes 
 
2000.7 Feb. 23, 2000 Department and POS staff who select placements for children in foster or adoptive homes
2000.8 June  20, 2000 Licensed Day Care Centers
2000.9 June  21, 2000 Licensing Standards for Foster Family Homes
2000.11 June  22, 2000 Licensing Standards for Foster Family Homes
2000.12 July 7, 2000 Licensing Standards for Foster Family Homes
2000.13 Aug. 15, 2000 Licensed Day Care Centers
2000.14 Sep. 12, 2000  Licensed Child Welfare Agencies, Licensed Group Homes, Licensed Child Care Institutions and Maternity Centers, Licensed Day Care Agencies, Licensed Day Care Homes, Licensed Day Care Centers, Licensed Group Day Care Homes, Licensed Youth Emergency Centers.  
2000.15 Nov. 22, 2000 Confidential information, foster parents, proper delivery of services
2001.01 Feb.1, 2001 Adoption and Licensing Staff, Administrative Staff, and Office of Child and Family Policy (A,L,P,and C-3) and Child Welfare Agencies
2001.02 Feb.1, 2001 Licensing Standards For Foster Family Homes, Lice, Hair Cutting, Hair Permanents, Hair Dyeing, Ear Piercing, Residual Parental Rights
2001.03 Apr. 16, 2001 Level of Care; Specialized Foster Care; Step-Down; Treatment Foster Care
2001.04 June7, 2001 Level of Care; Specialized Foster Care; Step-Down; Treatment Foster Care
2001.05 May 30 , 2001 Foster Parents, Medical Examination, Physicals, Religion, Religious Freedom
2001.07 Sep. 26, 2001 Licensed Day Care Centers
2001.08 Sep. 26, 2001 Licensing Staff and Foster Parents
2001.09 Sep. 26, 2001 Licensed Day Care Centers
2001.10 Oct. 19, 2001 Center Director, Multi-site School-age Program, School-age Site Coordinator, 89 IAC 407, Day Care Centers.
2001.12 Oct. 19, 2001 89 IAC 385, Background Checks, 89 IAC 402, Licensing Standards For Foster Family Homes, Overnight Visits.
2001.13 Nov. 5, 2001 Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers, Outdoors Play Equipment, Entrapment Hazard, Openings.
2001.14 Nov. 5, 2001 89 IAC 402, Licensing Standards For Foster Family Homes, Photographs of Foster Children
2002.01 Jan. 17 , 2002 89 IAC 408, Licensing Standards For Group Day Care Homes, Public Liability Insurance
2002.03 Apr. 10 , 2002 89 IAC 402, Licensed Foster Family Homes, Telephone, Cellular Telephone
2002.05 May 7, 2002 89 IAC 402, Licensing Standards for Foster Family Homes, Portable Heaters, Space Heaters, Portable Space Heaters, Safety, Fire Code.
2002.07 Nov. 1, 2002 89 IAC 407, Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers, Children with Disabilities, Eligibility Criteria, Admission, Medications.
2003.01 Apr. 8, 2003 89 IAC 402, Licensing Standards for Foster Family Homes, Medical Report, Complete Application
2003.02 Apr. 28, 2003 89 IAC 407, Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers, School-Age Workers
2003.03 Dec. 26 , 2003 Procedures 301.60 b) 3), Change of Placement from One Out-of-home Placement to Another
2009.01 March 11, 2009 89 IAC 407, Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers, Exempt Lunch Programs
2009.02 March 11, 2009 89 IAC 402, Licensing Standards for Foster Family Homes, Adoption Interstate Compact
2009.03 April 7, 2009 89 IAC 402, Licensing Standards for Foster Family Homes, Age, Capacity, Child, Children, Placement, Foster Family Home
2009.04 August 20, 2009 89 IAC 406, Licensing Standards for Day Care Homes, capacity, assistant, children
2012.01 July 9, 2012 89 IAC 407, Licensing Standards for Day Care Centers. Behavior Techniques.
2014.01 May 6, 2014 Concealed Carry in Day Care Homes and Group Day Care Homes

 

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