10A NCAC 10 .0904          OPTIONAL PROVISION OF SERVICES

(a)  Notwithstanding other rules in this Chapter, child day care services may be provided to children in counties receiving Smart Start funds authorized by G.S. 143B, Part 10B of Article 3, provided that the child care services are included in the local partnership's approved Smart Start plan.

(b)  When the availability of funding is less than the amount needed to serve all eligible children, the local agency responsible for determining child eligibility for subsidized child care services may establish the priority for serving families.  The order of priority shall be stated in writing and made available to applicants for child care assistance.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B‑153;

Eff. July 1, 1983;

Amended Eff. April 1, 2001; March 1, 1996; February 1, 1994; July 1, 1990.