Chapter 43.216 RCW



HTMLPDF 43.216.005Findings.
HTMLPDF 43.216.010Definitions.
HTMLPDF 43.216.015Department of children, youth, and familiesCreatedDutiesAgency performance dataOversight board for children, youth, and familiesPowers and restrictionsStakeholder meetings.
HTMLPDF 43.216.020Department duties.
HTMLPDF 43.216.021Opioid overdose reversal medication and training.
HTMLPDF 43.216.022Annual quality assurance report.
HTMLPDF 43.216.025SecretaryAppointmentSalary.
HTMLPDF 43.216.030Secretary's authority.
HTMLPDF 43.216.035Office of innovation, alignment, and accountabilityDuties and focus.
HTMLPDF 43.216.040Family services and programsAdministration.
HTMLPDF 43.216.045Advisory committees or councilsTravel expenses.
HTMLPDF 43.216.050Evaluation and research materials and data on private nonprofit group homesAvailability.
HTMLPDF 43.216.055Federal and state cooperationRulesConstruction.
HTMLPDF 43.216.060Policies to support children of incarcerated parents.
HTMLPDF 43.216.065Private-public partnershipSecretary's duties.
HTMLPDF 43.216.070Reports to the governor and legislature.
HTMLPDF 43.216.075Early learning advisory councilPolicy development and implementationEarly achievers review subcommittee.
HTMLPDF 43.216.080Integration with other entities.
HTMLPDF 43.216.085Early achievers programQuality rating and improvement system.
HTMLPDF 43.216.087Early achievers programParticipation of culturally diverse and low-income center, family home, and outdoor nature-based child care providers.
HTMLPDF 43.216.089Early achievers programFinal reportMitigation plan for areas not achieving required rating levelsData availabilityReports.
HTMLPDF 43.216.090Early achievers programMental health consultants.
HTMLPDF 43.216.091Early achievers programAdministrative policiesRating and rerating.
HTMLPDF 43.216.092Early achievers programAdministrative policiesVarious.
HTMLPDF 43.216.100Community information and involvement planInforming home-based, tribal, and family early learning providers of early achievers program.
HTMLPDF 43.216.105Native language development and retentionDual language learningRules.
HTMLPDF 43.216.110Core competencies for early care and education professionals and child and youth development professionalsAdoption and implementationUpdating.
HTMLPDF 43.216.115Partnership responsibilitiesDepartment's dutiesPartnership's duties.
HTMLPDF 43.216.120Reduction of barriers for using local or private funds for early learning opportunities.
HTMLPDF 43.216.125Parental notification of report alleging sexual misconduct or abuseNotice of parental rights.
HTMLPDF 43.216.130Home visiting services accountPurposeAdministrationFunding.
HTMLPDF 43.216.135Child care providersSubsidy requirementsTiered reimbursementsCopayments.
HTMLPDF 43.216.152Definitions.
HTMLPDF 43.216.155Home visitation programsFindingsIntent.
HTMLPDF 43.216.157Home visitation programsDefinitions.
HTMLPDF 43.216.159Home visitation programsFundingHome visitation services coordination or consolidation plan.
HTMLPDF 43.216.162Home visitationHigh-potency synthetic opioids substance use disorder.
HTMLPDF 43.216.165Early start account.
HTMLPDF 43.216.170Applicants for positions with the departmentInvestigation and background checks.
HTMLPDF 43.216.180Education of students in the custody of juvenile rehabilitation facilitiesDutiesCreation of a comprehensive plan.
HTMLPDF 43.216.190Assistance with submission of Washington state identicard application materials.
HTMLPDF 43.216.195Child care centersNegotiated rule making.
HTMLPDF 43.216.200Imagination library of Washington program.
HTMLPDF 43.216.205Youth and young adults exiting publicly funded system of careRapid response team.
HTMLPDF 43.216.250Secretary's licensing duties.
HTMLPDF 43.216.255Licensing standards.
HTMLPDF 43.216.260Minimum requirements for licensure.
HTMLPDF 43.216.265Fire protectionPowers and duties of chief of the Washington state patrol.
HTMLPDF 43.216.270Character, suitability, and competence to provide child care and early learning servicesFingerprint criminal history record checksBackground check clearance card or certificateShared background checksCapacity to perform checks.
HTMLPDF 43.216.271Background check clearance registryBackground application form.
HTMLPDF 43.216.280Licensed day care centers and outdoor nature-based child care providersNotice of pesticide use.
HTMLPDF 43.216.285Articles of incorporation.
HTMLPDF 43.216.290Access to agenciesRecords inspection.
HTMLPDF 43.216.295License required.
HTMLPDF 43.216.300License fees.
HTMLPDF 43.216.305License applicationNonexpiring licensesIssuance, renewal, transfer, duration.
HTMLPDF 43.216.310License renewal.
HTMLPDF 43.216.315Initial licenses.
HTMLPDF 43.216.320Probationary licenses.
HTMLPDF 43.216.325LicensesDenial, suspension, revocation, modification, nonrenewalProceedingsPenalties.
HTMLPDF 43.216.327LicensesDenial, revocation, suspension, or modificationNoticeEffective date of actionAdjudicative proceeding.
HTMLPDF 43.216.335Civil finesNoticeAdjudicative proceeding.
HTMLPDF 43.216.340Licensure pending compliance with state building code, chapter 19.27 RCWConsultation with local officials.
HTMLPDF 43.216.345Adjudicative proceedingsTraining for administrative law judges.
HTMLPDF 43.216.350License or certificate suspensionNoncompliance with support orderReissuance.
HTMLPDF 43.216.355Actions against agencies.
HTMLPDF 43.216.360Unlicensed providersNotification to agencyPenaltyPosting on website.
HTMLPDF 43.216.365Operating without a licensePenalty.
HTMLPDF 43.216.370Negotiated rule making.
HTMLPDF 43.216.375Negotiated rule makingStatewide unit of family child care licenseesAntitrust immunity, intent.
HTMLPDF 43.216.380Minimum licensing requirementsWindow blind pull cords.
HTMLPDF 43.216.385ReportingActions against agency licenseesAgencies notified of licensing requirementPosting on website.
HTMLPDF 43.216.390Reporting resignation or termination of individual working in child care agency.
HTMLPDF 43.216.395Child care inspection reportsInternal review processDefinitionsFinal review.
HTMLPDF 43.216.500Intent.
HTMLPDF 43.216.505Definitions.
HTMLPDF 43.216.5052Definition of "Indian"Rule making.
HTMLPDF 43.216.510Admission and funding.
HTMLPDF 43.216.512Expanded enrollmentRisk factorsParticipation in other programs.
HTMLPDF 43.216.513Early entryParticipation in other programs.
HTMLPDF 43.216.514Enrollment priority.
HTMLPDF 43.216.515Eligible providersState-funded supportRequirementsData collectionPathways to early childhood education and assistance program.
HTMLPDF 43.216.520Advisory committee.
HTMLPDF 43.216.525Rules.
HTMLPDF 43.216.530Review of applications.
HTMLPDF 43.216.535Reports.
HTMLPDF 43.216.540State supportPrioritiesProgram funding levels.
HTMLPDF 43.216.545Reimbursement of advisory committee expenses.
HTMLPDF 43.216.550Authority to solicit gifts, grants, and support.
HTMLPDF 43.216.555Early learning programVoluntary preschool opportunitiesProgram standardsPrioritizing programsRules.
HTMLPDF 43.216.556Early learning programFunding and statewide implementation.
HTMLPDF 43.216.559Early learning programShort title2010 c 231.
HTMLPDF 43.216.565FindingsIntentEarly start program.
HTMLPDF 43.216.567Early therapeutic and preventative services and programs.
HTMLPDF 43.216.570Early intervention servicesFindings.
HTMLPDF 43.216.572Early intervention servicesInfants and toddlers with disabilitiesInteragency coordinating councilConditions and limitations.
HTMLPDF 43.216.574Early intervention servicesInfants and toddlers with disabilitiesInteragency coordinating councilCoordination with counties and communities.
HTMLPDF 43.216.576Early intervention servicesInteragency agreements.
HTMLPDF 43.216.577Prenatal to three family engagement strategy.
HTMLPDF 43.216.578Birth to three early childhood education and assistance programPilot projectReports.
HTMLPDF 43.216.579Infant child care incentives.
HTMLPDF 43.216.580Early intervention servicesFunding.
HTMLPDF 43.216.585Program rates.
HTMLPDF 43.216.587Complex needs funds.
HTMLPDF 43.216.590Trauma-informed care supports.
HTMLPDF 43.216.592Dual language designationRate enhancement.
HTMLPDF 43.216.595Early childhood equity grants.
HTMLPDF 43.216.597Play and learn groupsResources and supports.
HTMLPDF 43.216.600Professional development supports.
HTMLPDF 43.216.602Child care deserts grant program.
HTMLPDF 43.216.650Child fatality reviews.
HTMLPDF 43.216.655Data collection and program evaluationReports.
HTMLPDF 43.216.660Child care servicesDeclaration of policy.
HTMLPDF 43.216.665Child care workersFindingsIntent.
HTMLPDF 43.216.670Child care provider rules review.
HTMLPDF 43.216.675Child care workersCareer and wage ladder.
HTMLPDF 43.216.680Child care workersCareer and wage ladderWage increases.
HTMLPDF 43.216.685Child careToll-free information number.
HTMLPDF 43.216.687Child careRequired postingsDisclosure of complaints.
HTMLPDF 43.216.689Child carePublic access to reports and enforcement action notices.
HTMLPDF 43.216.690Child day care centers and outdoor nature-based child care providersImmunization.
HTMLPDF 43.216.692Family home providersCapacity flexibility.
HTMLPDF 43.216.695County regulation of family day-care centersTwelve-month pilot projects.
HTMLPDF 43.216.700Day care insurance.
HTMLPDF 43.216.705Child care providersTiered-reimbursement systemPilot sites.
HTMLPDF 43.216.710Child care services.
HTMLPDF 43.216.712Child careHigh-potency synthetic opioids in the home.
HTMLPDF 43.216.713Legal liaisonChild abuse and neglect court cases.
HTMLPDF 43.216.715Child care partnership employer liaison.
HTMLPDF 43.216.720Child care expansion grant fund.
HTMLPDF 43.216.735Placement of children ages sixty months through six years.
HTMLPDF 43.216.742Outdoor nature-based child care program.
HTMLPDF 43.216.745Child care consultation programCreation, operation, and duties.
HTMLPDF 43.216.750Child welfare workersDepartment dutiesTechnical work group to develop workload modelAnnual report to legislature.
HTMLPDF 43.216.755Child care providersCommunity-based training pathway.
HTMLPDF 43.216.760Child care and early learning providersFirearms, dangerous weapons.
HTMLPDF 43.216.762Child care and early learning providersFirearms, dangerous weaponsRules.
HTMLPDF 43.216.770Fair start for kids account.
HTMLPDF 43.216.772Fair start for kids accountSpending goals and strategies.
HTMLPDF 43.216.775Inflationary adjustments to rates.
HTMLPDF 43.216.800General policies.
HTMLPDF 43.216.802EligibilityGeneral requirements.
HTMLPDF 43.216.804Copayments.
HTMLPDF 43.216.806Exceptions to approved activity requirements.
HTMLPDF 43.216.808Categorical eligibilityChild protective, child welfare, or family assessment response services and participation in specialty courts.
HTMLPDF 43.216.810Expanded eligibilityRegistered apprenticeships.
HTMLPDF 43.216.812Expanded eligibilityChild care employees.
HTMLPDF 43.216.814Expanded eligibilityHigh school students or students working toward a high school equivalency certificate.
HTMLPDF 43.216.820Working connections child care programNotification of change in providers.
HTMLPDF 43.216.822Child care subsidy fraudReferralCollection of overpayments.
HTMLPDF 43.216.824Working connections child care programContracted child care slots and vouchers.
HTMLPDF 43.216.826Working connections child care programStandards and guidelinesDuties of the department.
HTMLPDF 43.216.828Child care subsidy ratesUse of cost model.
HTMLPDF 43.216.900Early childhood education and assistance programShort title1985 c 418.
HTMLPDF 43.216.901ContingencyEffective date1985 c 418.
HTMLPDF 43.216.902Effective date2006 c 265.
HTMLPDF 43.216.903ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.
HTMLPDF 43.216.904Short title2015 3rd sp.s. c 7.
HTMLPDF 43.216.905Transfer of powers, duties, and functions of the department of early learning.
HTMLPDF 43.216.906Transfer of child welfare provisions from the department of social and health services.
HTMLPDF 43.216.907Transfer of juvenile justice services provisions from the department of social and health services.
HTMLPDF 43.216.908Conflict with federal requirements2017 3rd sp.s. c 6.
HTMLPDF 43.216.909Transfer of working connections child care and seasonal child care programs from the department of social and health services.
HTMLPDF 43.216.910Savings clause2021 c 199.