2006 Michigan Compiled Laws - Act 116 of 1973


Act 116 of 1973

AN ACT to provide for the protection of children through the licensing and regulation of child care organizations; to provide for the establishment of standards of care for child care organizations; to prescribe powers and duties of certain departments of this state and adoption facilitators; to provide penalties; and to repeal acts and parts of acts.

History: 1973, Act 116, Eff. Mar. 29, 1974 ;--Am. 1994, Act 209, Eff. Jan. 1, 1995 ;--Am. 1997, Act 165, Eff. Mar. 31, 1998
Popular Name: Act 116
Popular Name: Child Care Licensing Act

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 722.111Definitions; exemption from inspections and on-site visits.
Section 722.111aConcurrent licensing as adult foster care family home; additional children; combined licensed capacity; definitions.
Section 722.112Rules; ad hoc committee; review.
Section 722.112aInstitution, center, or home; person certified in first aid and CPR; applicability of § 722.125.
Section 722.112bDefinitions; scope.
Section 722.112cPersonal restraint and seclusion; use in child caring institution contracting with community mental health services program or prepaid inpatient health plan; education, training, and knowledge.
Section 722.112dPersonal restraint or seclusion; use; limitations; requirements.
Section 722.112ePersonal restraint or seclusion; release; documentation; record; notification; debriefing; report of serious occurrence; annual report.
Section 722.113Inspection of child care organizations; contract; provisional license; investigation and certification of foster family home or group home; inspection reports; final determination as to license; report of findings; license limitations.
Section 722.113aVisiting child at child care center or day care center; effect of court order.
Section 722.113bSmoking prohibited; "smoke" defined.
Section 722.113cSmoking on premises of family day care home during hours of operation prohibited; notice to parents of smoking during other hours; definitions.
Section 722.113dSmoking on premises of group day care home during hours of operation prohibited; posting notice; notice to parents of smoking during other hours; definitions.
Section 722.113eCriminal history check required; posting notice; rules.
Section 722.114Consultation and assistance to organizations.
Section 722.115License or certificate of registration required; application; forms; investigations; on-site visit; issuance or renewal of license; issuance of certificate of registration; certifying compliance, services, and facilities; conditions; orientation session; limitations on certificate; investigation and certification of foster family home or group home; placement of children in foster family home, family group home, unlicensed residence, adult foster care family home, or adult foster care small group home; certification; supervisory responsibility; records; exceptions; receipt of completed application; issuance of license within certain period of time; inspections; report; criminal history check or criminal records check; definitions.
Section 722.115aProviding records to children's ombudsman.
Section 722.115bContract with license applicant; review of application; issuance or denial of license; county juvenile agency as party to proceeding.
Section 722.115cApplicant for child care center or day care center license; criminal history check and criminal records check; requirements; fee; definitions.
Section 722.115dOffer of employment to person at child care center or day care center; criminal history check and criminal records check; current employees; cost.
Section 722.115eArraignment of licensee or employee; report; crimes; licensee or employee not convicted of crime; deletion of information from records; notice requirements.
Section 722.115fOperation of family or group day care home; conduct of criminal history check and criminal records check by department of state police; fee; arraignment of registrant or licensee for certain crimes; report required; violation; penalty; deletion of arraignment information from records; notice; criminal history check and criminal records check on current licensees and registrants.
Section 722.115gPerformance of ICHAT check.
Section 722.116Evaluation of local and state government child care organizations; report; state funds.
Section 722.117Provisional license.
Section 722.118Regular license; duration; reinstatement; contents.
Section 722.118aAssessment of foster family home or group home; certification; on-site evaluation.
Section 722.118bRegulation of foster family homes or foster family group homes; variance.
Section 722.119Child care center, child caring institution, or child placing agency; presence of staff member prohibited; conditions; unsupervised contact by volunteer prohibited; conditions; documentation that staff member or volunteer not named in central registry; policy regarding supervision of volunteers.
Section 722.119aCertificate of registration; duration; renewal; contents; assessing compliance; on-site visits.
Section 722.119a.amendedCertificate of registration; duration; renewal; contents; assessing compliance; on-site visits.
Section 722.120Investigation and examination of conditions, books, records, and reports; visits regarding health or fire protection; records; report; forms; confidentiality; disclosure of information; availability of confidential records.
Section 722.120aContribution.
Section 722.121Denial, revocation, or refusal to renew license or certificate of registration; modifying provisional status of license; grounds; notice; appeal; hearing; decision; protest; denial of license for noncompliance; complaint by legislative body of city, village, or township; procedure.
Section 722.121aNotice of location of new and existing licensed child caring institutions or foster family group homes.
Section 722.121bDatabase on child care options.
Section 722.122Appeal.
Section 722.123Injunction.
Section 722.124Persons authorized to place child.
Section 722.124aConsent to medical and surgical treatment of minor child; "routine, nonsurgical medical care" defined.
Section 722.124bDefinitions used in §§ 722.124b, 722.124c, and 722.124d.
Section 722.124cFiling of public information form by primary adoption facilitator; contents; authentication; applicability of section to certain adoptions.
Section 722.124dPublic information form; reporting nonconfidential information; detachable section; distribution of blank forms; acceptance and maintenance of completed forms; individual requests for information about adoption facilitators; sending nonconfidential portion in response to individual's request; fee.
Section 722.125Violation as misdemeanor; penalty; conviction as ground for revocation of license or certificate of registration; effect of revocation, denial, or refusal to renew.
Section 722.126Education of public.
Section 722.127Objection on religious grounds to medical examination, immunization, or treatment of child.
Section 722.127aUse of inhaler or epinephrine auto-injector by child at children's camp.
Section 722.128Repeal.

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