SECTION .2800 - VOLUNTARY RATED LICENSES
10A NCAC 09 .2801 SCOPE
(a) This Section applies to all child care facilities that
have achieved a voluntary rated license of two stars or higher or that apply to
be assessed for a voluntary rated license of two stars or higher.
(b) A child care facility is eligible for a voluntary rated
license of two through five stars.
(c) No requirement in any component of a two-star or higher
rating shall be less than the requirements for a one-star rating described in
G.S. 110-91 and this Chapter. Prior to issuance of an initial two through
five-star rating, all requirements in G.S. 110-91 and this Chapter must be in
compliance at the time the program is assessed. The requirements for a
voluntary rated license of two stars or higher are in addition to the standards
found in G.S. 110-91 and this Chapter.
(d) Nothing in this Section precludes or interferes with
issuance of an administrative action as allowed by G.S. 110 and this Chapter.
(e) As used in this Section a two component license refers
to a license issued based on an evaluation of program standards and education
History Note: Authority G.S. 110-85; 110-88(7);
Eff. April 1, 1999;
Amended Eff. July 1, 2010; May 1, 2006.