Trends in Group Child Care Home Licensing Requirements for 2020: Brief #3

This brief describes licensing requirements for group child care homes in 2020 and identifies trends from previous years of data collection. The data in this brief were collected from state child care licensing regulations by the National Center on Early Childhood Quality Assurance from regulations that were current as of December 31, 2020. The findings provide evidence that states are making positive changes in their group child care home licensing requirements to protect the health and safety of children.

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Protecting Children's Health and Safety
Health and Safety Requirements and Standards
Building and Facility Requirements
Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting
Child-Staff Ratios and Group Sizes
Family/Group Child Care Home Requirements
Infant/Toddler Care Requirements
Licensing Exemptions
Provider/Staff Requirements and Qualifications
Requirements for the Care of Children
School-Age/Out-of-School Time Requirements
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