SB 611 Standardizes window coverings in child care facilities and foster homes
Sponsor: Green
LR Number: 3470S.01I Fiscal Note:
Committee: Health, Mental Health, Seniors and Families
Last Action: 1/13/2010 - Second Read and Referred S Health, Mental Health, Seniors and Families Committee Journal Page: S113
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2010

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SB 611 - This act provides that in granting licenses to child care facilities and foster homes, the directors of the Department of Health and Senior Services and the Department of Social Services, respectively, shall require window coverings in compliance with the standards issued by the American National Standards Institute and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, known as the ANSI/WCMA 100.1-2009 standards. The act provides details for compliance as to window shades, blinds and cords.

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