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Details of Tracking Number  2017-00193

CCR details

Tracking Number 2017-00193
Type of Filing Permanent Rule
Department 500,1008,2500 Department of Human Services
Agency 2509 Social Services Rules (Volume 7; Child Welfare, Child Care Facilities)
CCR Number 12 CCR 2509-8

Proposed rule

Notice Filed with SOS 05/30/2017
Rule ProposedRuleAttach2017-00193.doc
Additional Information AddInfoAttach2017-00193.doc
Statutory Authority 26-1-107, C.R.S. (2015); 26-1-109, C.R.S. (2015); 26-1-111, C.R.S. (2015); 19-1-103, C.R.S.(2015); 26-6-106.5 C.R.S. (2015)
Applicable Federal Provisions 26-6-106 and 26-6-106.3, C.R.S. (2016)
Description of Subjects/Issues Revise rule to follow reasonable and prudent parent standard for out-of-home care twenty-four hour care providers to allow youth normalized social, religious, and extra-curricular activities while in care. allow for foster parents to use home canned foods. better define the oversight responsibility for child placement agencies that supervise specialized group care facilities and foster homes, including fiscal oversight and fiduciary responsibility. change the required qualifications for Placement Supervisor. establish the capacity of foster homes where both adults with developmental disabilities and youth in care. Create rule to establish when adults with developmental disabilities must be background checked. follow Federal Diligent Recruitment guidelines. reduce rules, provide consistency between foster care and adoption studies, and clarify responsibilities of staff performing and reviewing home studies. Create rules for agencies that host foreign children who may potentially be available for adoption. Create rules for sexual offender registry checks, in response to public concern raised in August 2014.
Purpose/Objective of Rule see attachment
Basis And Purpose BasisAndPurposeAttachment2017-00193.doc
Regulatory analysis RegulatoryAnalysisAttachment2017-00193.doc
Comments 16-4-8-1.8
Submitted in response to issues raised by COLS/OLLS? No
Is this rule adopted in response to recent legislation? No
Hearing Date 07/07/2017
Hearing Time 10:00 AM
Hearing Location CDHS, 1575 Sherman Street, 8th Floor, Denver, CO 80203
Contact Name Dennis Desparrois
Contact Title Rule Author
Contact Telephone 3038663632
Contact email dennis.desparrois@state.co.us

Adopted rule

Adopted Rules AdoptedRules02017-00193.doc
Redline Redline2017-00193.doc
Adopted Date 08/04/2017
AGO requested date 08/10/2017
Attorney General Opinion 08/22/2017
Colorado Register publication date 09/10/2017
Effective Date 10/01/2017
Inserted into CCR 10/02/2017