Chapter 16.55. ANCHORAGE CHILD CARE LICENSING CODE  


§ 16.55.010. Title and purpose.
§ 16.55.015. Powers of the department.
§ 16.55.020. Adoption of the Alaska Child Care Licensing Statutes and Regulations.
§ 16.55.025. Conflict between Alaska Child Care Licensing Statutes and Regulations and this chapter.
§ 16.55.030. Definitions.
§ 16.55.040. Immunity from liability.
§ 16.55.050. License required; exemptions from licensure requirements.
§ 16.55.060. Application for license; biennial renewal; posting of license.
§ 16.55.065. Barrier crimes and criminal history checks.
§ 16.55.070. Monitoring, complaints, investigations, access to premises and records, enforcement actions (including license suspension, revocation and premises closure), and penalties.
§ 16.55.080. Hearings; appeals.
§ 16.55.090. Disclosure of department licensing records.
§ 16.55.100. Administrator.
§ 16.55.110. Child care facility operation and management.
§ 16.55.115. Insurance requirements.
§ 16.55.120. Reporting.
§ 16.55.130. Qualifications and responsibilities of individuals requiring a background check in a child care facility.
§ 16.55.140. Caregiver age requirements and additional qualifications for adolescent staff.
§ 16.55.150. Orientation and training.
§ 16.55.160. Information for parents.
§ 16.55.170. Child-to-caregiver ratios in child care facilities.
§ 16.55.180. Maximum group size in child care centers.
§ 16.55.190. Program in child care facilities.
§ 16.55.200. Behavior guidance.
§ 16.55.210. Health in child care facilities.
§ 16.55.220. Nutrition.
§ 16.55.230. Transportation.
§ 16.55.240. Government agency approvals.
§ 16.55.250. Environmental health and safety.
§ 16.55.260. Space.
§ 16.55.270. Equipment and supplies.
§ 16.55.280. Specialized program activities.
§ 16.55.290. General variances.
§ 16.55.300. Centers serving sick children.

16.55.010 Definitions.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.020 Purpose.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.030 Powers of the department.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.040 Applicability.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.050 License required; exemptions from licensure requirements.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.060 Voluntary licensure; no license issued for certain exempt facilities; application processing sequence.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.070 Timeframes for the department.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.080 Immunity from liability.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.090 Penalty. (Repealed)

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04; AO No. 2014-42, § 45, 6-21-14)

16.55.100 Application for license.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.110 Initial license; provisional license; annual license; biennial license.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.120 Monitoring, investigations, search warrants.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.130 Complaints.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.140 Enforcement action: restriction; suspension; non-renewal; revocation.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.150 Hearings; appeals.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.160 Disclosure of department licensing records.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.170 Responsibilities of a governing body in child care facilities.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.180 Variances.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.190 Content of license; posting.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.200 Administrator.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.210 Child care facility operation and management.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.220 Records.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.230 Reports.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.240 Qualifications of administrator.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.250 Qualifications and responsibilities of individuals having contact with children in a child care facility.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.260 Caregiver age requirements and additional qualifications for adolescent staff.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.270 Associate administrator; child development leader.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.280 Supervision of staff.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.290 Orientation and training.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.300 Admission; planning for care.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.310 Information for parents.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.320 Supervision of children.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.330 Child-to-caregiver ratios in child care facilities.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.340 Maximum group size in child care centers.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.350 Program in child care facilities.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.360 Behavior guidance.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.370 Medication and topical products.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.380 Reducing the spread of disease.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.390 Health in child care facilities.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.400 Nutrition.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.410 Transportation.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.420 Agency approvals.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.430 Life and fire safety.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.440 Environmental health and safety.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.450 Space.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.460 Equipment and supplies.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.470 Approval of specializations.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.480 Nighttime care specialization in child care facilities.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.490 Specialized program activities.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

16.55.500 Centers serving sick children.

(AO No. 2004-113(S), § 2, 9-8-04)

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