TX Law: HRC Chapter 42 & Minimum Standards
What laws form the basis for Child Care Licensing regulations?
Texas state law defines the legal standards for child care and charges the Department of Family and Protective Services and Child Care Licensing with implementing and overseeing those.
- Human Resources Code Chapter 42 defines requirements for Listed Family Homes as well as Registered and Licensed Child Care Homes. . Link to HRC Chapter 42
- The Minimum Standard Rules, PDF contain requirements for Registered and Licensed Child Care Homes and charges Child Care Licensing with regulating those.